Tag: Stacey Campfield
Unabashedly anti-gay school district policies are on the up and up in America. For all our victories in winning LGBT students to great Gay-Straight Alliances in their school, these efforts are a pittance compared to the districtwide and sometimes statewide bans on even the mention of the words “gay” or[…]
We told you earlier in the year about Senator Stacey Campfield’s Don’t Say Gay Bill being passed by a Tennessee Senate committee. Today, the entire Senate has voted to approve the bill. The Don’t Say Gay Bill, which will prohibit Tennessee schoolchildren from even uttering the words “gay” or “homosexual,” is just[…]
Stacey Campfield (R-TN) talks to CNN about his proposed “don’t say gay” bill, which eliminates mentioning homosexuality in sex education classes in the state of Tennessee. He calls it “neutral,” saying that us gays have “misunderstood” it!
This here gay blog told you earlier in the year about the controversial (and ridiculous) bill proposed by Tennessee State Senator Stacey Campfield and Rep. Bill Dunn that seeks to make saying the words “gay” or “homosexuality”, let alone discussing the topics, illegal in Tennessee schools. It is with deep[…]
State Senator Stacey Campfield and Rep. Bill Dunn, two Republican lawmakers from Knoxville, are cosponsoring a bill that would make discussing homosexuality in Tennessee schools illegal. And they say there’s never any good gay news! The bill is being simultaneously introduced to the State Senate and House under the names[…]