In Manitoba, Christians Are Opposing Legislation That Would Protect LGBT Students from Getting Bullied
In Manitoba, Canada, the New Democratic Party introduced anti-bullying legislation in December so that schools would become safer and more inclusive of all students. The legislation (“Bill 18″) also made explicitly clear that bullying of LGBT students would not be tolerated and groups that support them must be allowed:
A couple of weeks ago, Canada opened up an “Office of Religious Freedom” with a three-pronged mandate:
- protect, and advocate on behalf of, religious minorities under threat;
- oppose religious hatred and intolerance; and
- promote Canadian values of pluralism and tolerance abroad.
So where’s the problem? [Read more...]