RECENT  POSTS:  » No, you really don't seem to know what tyranny is, Jerry Cox » Vatican's #Humanum event meant to paint gay families as 'evil' and 'obscene,' admits invited guest » Read: Federal judge calls MS's marriage ban what it is: discriminatory » Yet another federal judge accurately notes crude discrimination within Arkansas' marriage ban » Prominent conservative outlet equates LGBT activists with Nazi paramilitary » New pledge: Conservative pastors choose to separate selves from civil marriage » Read: ADF creates fake 'victim' superbook; misapplies business matters to churches » P&G reaches out to pro-discrimination activist, learns it made right choice » In prep for Pope's 2015 visit, World Meeting of Families readies gay stigma, exclusion » Today in ambition: NOM cofounder vows to fight marriage equality for 100 years  

« Go back a post || Return to G-A-Y homepage || Haul tail to next post »

04/08/2010

Audio: 'Concerned' about 'Facts' (but not in the good, factual way)

by Jeremy Hooper

This site has pointed it out. Alvin McEwen has done so as well. The ACLU made note (before any of us). Timothy Kincaid posted a thoughtful investigation. Even conservative Christian professor Warren Throckmorton has come out against the work. And a whole slew of other bloggers have picked up on it all.

Yet despite so many people taking stock of the fact that the so-called American College For Pediatricians is not a credible body of science, but rather a politically-motivated fringe group created for the primary purpose of spreading misinformation about LGBT people, the far-right is continuing to present this ACOP (AROBBBER?) crew as a simple counterpoint to what they call a "liberal agenda" but that fair-minded people call actual science. Concerned Women For America is the latest to play-act legitimacy in regards to this tiny splinter group's new "Facts About Youth" effort:


*SOURCE: Pediatricians Urge Schools to Reconsider "Gay Affirmation" [CWA]

space gay-comment gay-G-A-Y-post gay-email gay-writer-jeremy-hooper


Your thoughts

comments powered by Disqus

G-A-Y Comments Policy


 
Related Posts with Thumbnails