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« on: April 29, 2008, 07:06:26 AM »

Class for kids: How to be homosexual
'Social change' organization says 'masculinity' too narrowly defined

A state-funded organization in Maine that has been touted as "a stellar program for social change" is advertising a coming seminar that essentially provides information to impressionable school-age boys on how to be homosexual, according to a pro-family organization opposing the plans.

The seminar is called "Queer, Questioning, Quiet: Developing Gender Identity & Male Sexual Orientation" and is being promoted by the Boys to Men organization headquartered in Portland, Maine, during its coming 2008 conference. The session is to feature a presentation by speakers from the homosexual Proud Rainbow Youth for Southern Maine, officials said.

"I think it's outrageous," Michael Heath, chief of the Christian Civic League of Maine told WND. '"This is now starting to happen in public schools throughout our state. The public needs to wake up, become aware, and speak out against it."

The Boys to Men website advertisement about its conference says the outreach is "targeted primarily to middle and high school boys and their adult male mentors." The specific workshop on homosexuality, the website said, includes "speakers from the Maine SpeakOut Project and PRYSM [who] will discuss their own coming-out experiences and use these as a springboard for exploring LGBT [Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered] issues and resources for youth in Southern Maine."

The organization's "core value" page states: "Traditional media and cultural representations of masculinity and femininity are too narrowly defined and contribute to destructive and damaging behavior towards individuals of all genders and ages. We are committed to eliminating the inequalities and institutional injustices that result from these traditional media and cultural representations of masculinity."

It also lists as a goal to teach "young men and young women to work together to enhance school climate by standing up against ... gender stereotyping, homophobia and intolerance of difference."

"This continues to happen to impressionable young boys," Heath said. "The sad thing is the boys who are least able to endure this message, this confusion, are the ones they're preying upon."

He said the New England states are just about even with California in pursuit of a sexual liberation that makes the hippies' free love atmosphere of the 1960s look staid.

"We have laws protecting transgenders. We have a 10-year-old boy [in the state] being raised as a girl. The elementary school is being forced to allow the boy to use the bathroom with the girls," Heath said.

He said it's so important that families, and especially parents of younger children, realize the "sexual orientation cabal" that is flooding his state and region.

"We writing about it [the seminar] right now," he said. "We're going to let folks know ... what's going on."

He said the "sexual revolution" is entrenched in the law, and its impacts are both widespread and serious.

"I don't think insanity is too strong a word for it," he said. "Here in New England .. urges and pleasures are what drive the culture, the law."

Unless there is a rally for traditional and moral views, he said, "We will witness the disintegration of a civilization." A best-case result would be that there is enough of a public reaction to the teachings that people start to pay attention and act on traditional moral values, he said.

It was Sally J. Laskey, of the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, who said in a website statement, "Maine's Boys To Men project is a stellar program for social change and the primary prevention of violence because it provides community support and specific skill development for building healthy individuals and healthy relationships."

Officials setting up the conference also have scheduled a workshop on "Real Life. Real Talk. Sex in the Movies" which will be led by two people from Planned Parenthood of Northern New England, a division of the nation's biggest abortion provider.

Board members of the Boys to Men organization include Chuck Morrison, who is sexuality educator in Portland, as well as retired United Church of Christ minister Bill Gregory.

The event is being sponsored by local businesses and foundations as well as divisions of the state, officials said.

Heath's organizational website, however, already includes a clear warning about the developments.

"The Christian is the real radical of our generation, for he stands against the monolithic, modern concept of truth as relative. But too often, instead of being the radical, standing against the shifting sands of relativism, he subsides into merely maintaining the status quo. If it is true that evil is evil, that God hates it to the point of the cross, and that there is a moral law fixed in what God is in Himself, then Christians should be the first into the field against what is wrong &nsep; including man's inhumanity to man," says the quote from Francis Schaeffer.

WND reported previously on such homosexual indoctrination being done not by local tax-enhanced foundations but by public schools themselves.

This is the time of year when the "Day of Silence' is being promoted to many school children across the country.

The "Day of Silence" is intended, ostensibly, to make students "aware" of the "discrimination" suffered by homosexuals in society, by having students and teachers remain silent for the day. Such events typically are organized by a school's "Gay-Straight Alliance" group, but the event has been promoted throughout its existence by the special interest group, the massively funded Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network

WND reported, too, on a concerted effort by dozens of organizations to alert parents to the indoctrination effects of school observances of such a day, with parents being urged to keep their children home from schools whenever the event is held.

"It's outrageous that our neighborhood schools would allow homosexual activism to intrude into the classroom," said Buddy Smith of the American Family Association, one group on that long list of organizations working to provide information to parents.

"'Day of Silence' is about coercing students to repudiate traditional morality. It's time for Christian parents to draw the line if your children will be exposed to this DOS propaganda in their school, then keep them home for the day," he said.

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'How-to-be-homo' seminar canceled
Sponsors acknowledge 'national publicity' from WND reporting

A seminar that essentially was to provide information to impressionable school-age boys on how to be homosexual was canceled, according to a pro-family organization monitoring the plans, following WND's report on the developing situation.

The seminar called "Queer, Questioning, Quiet: Developing Gender & Male Sexual Orientation" had been promoted by the Boys to Men organization in Portland, Maine, as a feature of its recent conference.

Officials with the Christian Civic League of Maine, however, had opposed the plans, and chief Michael Heath told WND earlier the situation was "outrageous."

"This is now starting to happen in public schools throughout our state. The public needs to wake up, become aware, and speak out against it," he said.

The Boys to Men website advertisement explained the outreach was "targeted primarily to middle and high school boys and their adult male mentors." Speakers were to include officials from the Maine SpeakOut Project and other homosexual advocacy groups.

But according to a new report in the Christian Civic League Record, the event was dropped and supporters gave two explanations for having it cancelled.

Bill Gregory, a retired United Church of Christ minister and member of the Boys to Men board, speculated it was canceled "due to the presenters not being able to attend" the Civic League reported.

Then Layne Gregory, executive director, cited a "lack of interest" for the cancellation, the Civic League said.

"[The boys' homosexual workshop] was canceled due to lack of interest, lack of participation," Gregory told the Civic League. She noted a reporter from that organization "was one of the only ones" to register.

"Boys to Men Americorps VISTA Program Intern Meghann McCluskey added more detail to the cancellation explanation stating that there was only one other person besides the [Civic] League Record reporter who expressed an interest in attending the boys' homosexual workshop " the Civic League reported.

"McCluskey acknowledged that the Boys to Men organization did know about the national publicity that surrounded the boys' homosexual workshop, primarily through the League Record's 'Transgender Teaching on Tap for Maine Boys' article and WorldNetDaily.com 'Class for Kids: How to be Homosexual' article. She said the group was not aware of the more recent 'Homo-Grown Heroes' commentary by Olivia St. John, also published on WorldNetDaily," the League reported.

Other similar programs, however, were incorporated into the recent conference, the Civic League said.

One was led by a Planned Parenthood representative and discussed with dozens of young boys, "Real Life. Real Talk. Sex in the Movies."

A Planned Parenthood official encouraged the pre-teen boys to "take some risks" regarding sex, the Civic League reported, and handouts included the suggestion asking parents to "Host a Sex Ed House Party."

Heath earlier told WND he objected to such conferences targeting "impressionable young boys."

"The sad thing is the boys who are least able to endure this message, this confusion, are the ones they're preying upon," he said. "I don't think insanity is too strong a word for it."

The event is sponsored by local businesses and foundations as well as divisions of the state, officials said.

WND reported previously on  homosexual indoctrination not by local tax-enhanced foundations but by public schools themselves.

This is the time of year when many schools across the country are promoting the "Day of Silence," a campaign to make students "aware" of the "discrimination" suffered by homosexuals in society by having students and teachers remain silent for the day. Such events typically are organized by a school's "Gay-Straight Alliance" group, but the "Day of Silence" has been promoted by a special-interest group, the massively funded Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network.

WND also reported on the concerted effort by dozens of organizations to alert parents to the indoctrination effects of such school observances and urge them to keep their children home from schools during the events.

"It's outrageous that our neighborhood schools would allow homosexual activism to intrude into the classroom," said Buddy Smith of the American Family Association, one group on the long list of organizations working to provide information to parents.

"'Day of Silence' is about coercing students to repudiate traditional morality. It's time for Christian parents to draw the line if your children will be exposed to this DOS propaganda in their school, then keep them home for the day," he said.

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« Reply #2 on: October 18, 2008, 12:43:25 PM »

"I don't think insanity is too strong a word for it," he said. "Here in New England .. urges and pleasures are what drive the culture, the law."
Isn't that what destroyed Soddom and Gommorah?Huh?
They should be careful what they wish for because there will come a day.
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