Anti-Gay Groups Mobilize Against CA’s ‘Indoctrinating’ Gay History Law | Talking Points Memo

A number of anti-gay groups are pushing initiatives to gut a California law that mandates classes on the contributions of prominent minorities, because they say the inclusion of gays and lesbians in the language “endorses” being gay and is part of the “sexual brainwashing” and “indoctrination” of our nation’s youth.The FAIR Education law, also known as SB 48, broadly requires teachers to include instruction and textbooks with information on the contributions of a number of minority groups, including gays and lesbians, and prohibits the lessons from containing material that negatively reflects on any one group.

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