Focus on the Family… one of the biggest pawns of the religious right in the Great Gay Debate. Headed up by Dr. James Dobson, FOTF is a household name in most Christian families. Dr. Dobson’s books certainly took up a lot of space on my family’s bookshelf. And golly… if it hadn’t been for his book, “Preparing For Adolescence”, I may still believe that girls get pregnant from french kissing. While many of FOTF’s projects seem well-meaning enough, their anti-gay propaganda is extremely harmful. They’ve recently gone so far as to suggest that anti-bullying rules, designed to stop discrimination and hate toward our LGBT youth, is actually a plan for us gays to promote our “homosexual agenda”.
I ran across a very interesting and thoughtful article on Canyonwalker Connections. It discusses current projects introduced by FOTF, and if it’s helping or hurting our youth.
Click here to read.