Congress is due to consider an anti-bullying bill for schools. One outspoken Christian activist calls the measure “a ruse” perpetrated by homosexual groups.
The Safe Schools Improvement Act (H.R. 2262), introduced in early May by Representative Linda Sánchez (D-California) and endorsed by the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN), would require special treatment on the basis of a student’s actual or perceived “sexual orientation” or “gender identity.” According to GLSEN, bullying is a “serious public health crisis” — and passage of H.R. 2262 would lay a “foundation of support” for future, similar policies.
Matt Barber, director of cultural affairs for Liberty Counsel, offers a blunt comment on the Safe Schools Improvement Act. “This is a ruse orchestrated by adult homosexual pressure groups intended as a foot in the door for their radical, anti-moral values agenda,” he states. Full story.