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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Anoka-Hennepin’s conservative parents want God not gays in school anti-bullying policies

Conservative Christian parents showed up in droves at Monday night’s meeting of the Anoka-Hennepin School Board to protest a recommendation by the district’s anti-bullying...

Religious right leaders announce anti-LGBT legislative priorities for 2015

Groups representing Minnesota’s conservative Christians have released their legislative priorities for the 2015 legislative session. Both Catholics and Protestants have set their sites on...

Bill to gut anti-bullying law introduced in MN Senate

A bill offered by Republican Sens. Dave Thompson of Lakeville, David Hann of Eden Prairie, Roger Chamberlain of Lino Lakes, and Nienow of Cambridge...

GOP bill takes aim at Minnesota’s anti-bullying law

A bill offered by Rep. Pat Garofalo, a Republican from Farmington, would exempt a large number of school districts from the Safe and Supportive...

CPL board member blames Anoka Hennepin schools, Bachmann link on Rolling Stone writer

Content provided by Bluestem Prairie and republished with permission. For more in-depth news from Greater Minnesota, check out Bluestemprairie.com. According to posts on Facebook by...

GLSEN releases MN school climate report for LGBT students

The Gay, Lesbian, Straight Education Network released findings from a 2013 survey of LGBT students last week. The report shows that in 2013, before...

Transgender inclusion, marriage equality, and anti-bullying at issue in MN House debates

Despite a media narrative that LGBT issues are not a campaign issue in 2014, those issues have come up multiple times in debates across...

MN Child Protection League: ‘They are coming after the children’

The Minnesota Child Protection League, an anti-LGBT group that opposes Minnesota’s new Safe and Supportive Schools law, is ramping up the rhetoric ahead of...

“Child Protection” group broadcasts bullied youths’ sexual orientation, gender identity

The Child Protection League Action, the lobbying arm of the Minnesota Child Protection League, released an image relaying what they think are the sexual...

Conservative parents blast LGBT community at Anoka-Hennepin School Board meeting

The controversy of whether LGBT students should even exist in the Anoka-Hennepin School District has roots extending as far back as 1992. And it...