The Bottom Line
Far-right politicians have introduced bills in many states intended to ban school discussions of LGBTQ people and issues, as well as censor teaching, curriculum, and books involving race, sexual orientation, and/or gender identity, among other topics. In addition, these politicians are increasingly using “groomer” as a slur to falsely smear those who oppose their efforts at curriculum censorship and their agenda to create a hostile school climate for LGBTQ students.
This guide provides messaging to address these harmful proposals and counter the far right’s growing cultural attacks on LGBTQ people and those who support them.
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