I’ve little question that the protesting dad and mom are honest. They’re apprehensive about their children. That’s completely comprehensible.
A lot of them are additionally misguided and misinformed — particularly in the event that they assume their children would possibly change into homosexual or transgender due to an image they noticed in a graphic novel.
That’s not how that works. That’s not how any of that works.
However they proceed to assume so — to see a fundamental human organic issue as sin, as one thing they need to punish as they’d mendacity or shoplifting — regardless of the witness and life expertise of actually hundreds of thousands of individuals all through the world and historical past who say that is what they are, not what they do.
Admittedly, some faculty organizations are doing themselves no favors after they reply by asserting their experience. They should discover methods to pander to folks’ rights. Like their challengers.
However extra vital than the rights of oldsters are the rights of youngsters.
In North Carolina, our structure ensures kids the appropriate to a sound, fundamental schooling.
Additionally they have the appropriate to reside; the appropriate to nourishment. They usually need to be uncovered to attitudes they won’t discover at residence.
Kids don’t belong to their dad and mom — dad and mom belong to their kids, as expeditors and stewards and guides. They serve them poorly in the event that they attempt to create youthful variations of themselves.