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California Gay History Bill

Gearing Up for Another Fight: Keeping LGBT History in Public Schools

Ana Beatriz Cholo | Posted 01.21.2012 | Gay Voices
Ana Beatriz Cholo

Opponents of the FAIR Education Law really believe it is part of a gay conspiracy and that it's designed to make kids gay. I know because I got to witness them talking about it firsthand the other night at Calvary Chapel in Chino Hills, Calif.

Don't Say Gay, Do Say Gay: The Politics of Curriculum

David Moshman | Posted 11.26.2011 | Education
David Moshman

In Tennessee, a "Don't say gay" bill would forbid teaching about matters of sexual orientation in schools. In California, a new law requires teaching about gays. So, should we teach about gays, or not?

Opponents Fight To Overturn California Gay History Law

AP | JUDY LIN | Posted 09.25.2011 | San Francisco

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California's secretary of state on Tuesday cleared a group to begin collecting signatures for a ballot referendum to overtu...

Gay Marriage: A Lesson In New York City's Summer Schools

Posted 09.17.2011 | Education

California may have passed the legislation, but New York has already hit the ground running. Summer school teachers in New York City are already teach...

Conservatives Begin Push To Overturn Gay History Law

AP | Posted 09.15.2011 | San Francisco

SACRAMENTO, California -- A family advocacy group is already challenging a new California law that adds lessons about gays to social studies classes. ...

California Governor Signs Landmark Gay History Bill Into Law

AP | JUDY LIN | Posted 09.13.2011 | San Francisco

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill making California the first state in the nation to add lessons about gays and lesbians t...

Gay History Bill Headed To California Governor

AP | JUDY LIN | Posted 09.04.2011 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California lawmakers on Tuesday sent the governor a bill that would make the state the first requiring public schools to in...