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Fair Education Act

Do School Board Policies Really Help Protect LGBT Students?

Peter DeWitt | Posted 04.29.2013 | Gay Voices
Peter DeWitt

State laws, codes of conduct and school board policies are great first steps in the process of safeguarding and bringing equality to LGBT students. However, they are not enough. School superintendents and principals must do their part by creating inclusive school environments.

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.

Unfair Opposition of California's FAIR Education Act from Black Pastors

Rev. Roland Stringfellow | Posted 12.11.2011 | Black Voices
Rev. Roland Stringfellow

The pastors who stand against the FAIR Education Act are creating wedges between clergy and their parishioners who are uncertain how to help young people who self-identify as LGBT.

Teaching LGBT History

Cindy Abel | Posted 08.29.2012 | Gay Voices
Cindy Abel

If, growing up, we find that "people like us" are demeaned and despised, what does that tell us about who we might become? That's why it's critical to use LGBT history to show what is possible.

In Support of Faith, Fairness and California's FAIR Education Act

Rev. Roland Stringfellow | Posted 12.03.2011 | Black Voices
Rev. Roland Stringfellow

It is crucial that we continue to stand united and stand in support of California's SB 48, the FAIR Act. Our families and communities will be stronger when we begin to recognize the value of every voice and the contributions of every person.

A Christian Parent In Support Of The California FAIR Education Act

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 11.18.2011 | Religion
Bruce Reyes-Chow

I simply reject the idea that homosexuality is a sin. I want to be sure that the voice of faith in this ongoing struggle is not surrendered to those who would condemn my LGBT brothers and sisters.