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Stop Tennessee's "Don't Say Gay" Bill From Advancing. PLEASE SIGN!

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, freedoms, school, society, gay, bill, Tennesse )

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Stop a bill that would ban teachers from discussing homosexuality in school until students are in 9th grade.

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Jae A (316)
Sunday February 19, 2012, 11:01 am
If this advances it is just an open invitation for those who bully to keep doing so because it would be a no no to discuss bullying without including those being bullied due to their being Gay/Lesbian. Sounds like a scape goat to keep bullying alive or at least not something for staff to be concerned with or deal with in elementry schools and middle schools where/when the roots of such are being my opinion.

William K (308)
Sunday February 19, 2012, 11:27 am
Already signed.

Tennessee: bravely forging the way to the 19th Century!

Susan C. (0)
Sunday February 19, 2012, 9:44 pm
I agree with the bill, maybe not til the 9th grade, but certainly not much before... there is too much sexualizing of our children

Susan C. (0)
Sunday February 19, 2012, 9:47 pm
oh, and dear William, the way the 21st century is going, maybe a little back tracking may not be so bad....:)

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Sunday February 19, 2012, 9:57 pm
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Sue H (7)
Sunday February 19, 2012, 11:22 pm
Noted and signed with a bit of hope. thanks.

Mari 's (1356)
Monday February 20, 2012, 4:54 am
Love finds Love Not Sex or Color Tennessee!!

Joe R (190)
Monday February 20, 2012, 7:18 am
Signed and noted.

Victoria P (113)
Monday February 20, 2012, 7:54 am
Done with thanks♥

Nancy Roussy (79)
Monday February 20, 2012, 9:33 pm
Signed, thank you!

wilma s. (0)
Tuesday February 21, 2012, 9:04 am
how riidiculous is this bill! They are just insane.

. (0)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 2:38 pm
signed -thanks

Rose Becke (141)
Friday February 24, 2012, 12:09 am
Signed with pleasure

Emily Drew (88)
Sunday February 26, 2012, 2:36 pm
Signed and noted thank you. This bill is basically saying that "gay" is somehow a bad word to say. How ridiculous. Children need to be taught that being gay is OK and to respect each others differences. This is doing the exact oppossite! THIS is why we have so much bulying in our schools!!!

Mari Garcia (51)
Saturday March 3, 2012, 2:12 pm
this annoys me so much because so many kids know they are gay or just suspect they are somehow different and could use that education. also, what about kids like my son, who has 2 mommies? how is he supposed to handle messages like this? he's growing up in a loving home and then he'll go out into the world where the message is that being gay is bad, the amount of confusion could be over-whelming

. (0)
Saturday March 10, 2012, 12:04 pm
signed -thanks
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