Virginia High - Schoolers Rally for Gay - Cure Books
Groups of students and parents staged rallies and presented some 85 books on homosexuality from a conservative Christian perspective for inclusion in the libraries at 11 schools in the Fairfax County (Va.) Public School District October 2. The inspiration for their actions came from a nationwide campaign organized by the Colorado Springs, Colorado--based traditional values group Focus on the Family, which believes that sexual orientation is a changeable attribute. Titles included Desires in Conflict and The Gay Gospel? How Pro-Gay Advocates Misread the Bible by Joe Dallas and 101 Frequently Asked Questions about Homosexuality by Mike Haley.
Susan Thorniley, coordinator of …
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Publication information: Article title: Virginia High - Schoolers Rally for Gay - Cure Books. Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: American Libraries. Volume: 39. Issue: 10 Publication date: November 2008. Page number: 19. © 1984 American Library Association. COPYRIGHT 2008 Gale Group.
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