Teachers Would Be Forced to Out Students Under Tennessee's 'Don't Say…

There are two main segments of the population who believe that if you pretend something you find icky doesn't exist it'll go away: toddlers and homophobic religious fanatics. Unfortunately, many in the latter group are politicians, which is why horrid pieces of legislation like Tennesse's "Don't Say Gay" bill exist.… » 1/31/13 10:00am 1/31/13 10:00am

"Don't Say Gay" Bill Makes Progress In Tennessee

The Tennessee bill that would forbid middle and elementary schools from providing "any instruction or material that discusses sexual orientation other than heterosexuality," was approved by a Senate committee 6-3 yesterday and will be voted on by the full Senate. Senator Stacey Campfield, who introduced the… » 4/22/11 12:43am 4/22/11 12:43am