Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Bully For You

It’s a new week, so Focus on the Family has a new villain.

As kids head back to school, conservative Christian media ministry Focus on the Family perceives a bully on the playground: national gay-advocacy groups.

School officials allow these outside groups to introduce policies, curriculum and library books under the guise of diversity, safety or bullying-prevention initiatives, said Focus on the Family education expert Candi Cushman.

“We feel more and more that activists are being deceptive in using anti-bullying rhetoric to introduce their viewpoints, while the viewpoint of Christian students and parents are increasingly belittled,” Cushman said.

Public schools increasingly convey that homosexuality is normal and should be accepted, Cushman said, while opposing viewpoints by conservative Christians are portrayed as bigotry.

Gee, I wonder why anyone would ever think that labeling an entire class of people as an “abomination” was bigotry?

Actually, it’s no surprise to see FotF standing up for bullies; that’s their stock in trade. And isn’t it ironic that they get their tails all puffed up about the Radical Homosexuals recruiting kids when that’s basically what they do to lure their unsuspecting prey into their din of inequity?