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John Ragan Reformer of the Year

StudentsFirst's Weak Response To Backlash Over Honoring John Ragan, Anti-Gay Tennessee Lawmaker

Scott Wooledge | Posted 06.30.2013 | Gay Voices
Scott Wooledge

It's some excuse making rolled up with some happy PR talk: "We love gay and transgender kids!" But there's no concrete promise of making any changes to their criteria for honoree selection or their fundraising efforts or really any action at all, promised or delivered.

StudentsFirst Selects Author of Tennessee's 'Don't Say Gay' Bill as 'Reformer of the Year'

Scott Wooledge | Posted 06.27.2013 | Gay Voices
Scott Wooledge

I guess it's enough that the only kids John Ragan supposedly stands up for are the heterosexual kids. The latest version would have forced select Tennessee school officials to notify parents of children who privately discussed their sexual orientation, essentially dictating forced "outing" of kids.