The first chapter of what would become the national Log Cabin Republicans LCR formed in to fight California's Briggs Initiativea ballot initiative that would have banned homosexuals from teaching in public schools. Even public adoption, for which the state provides financial assistance, requires parents to take time-consuming parenting classes and pass invasive home inspections. Ina Tacoma, Washington teacher of twelve years with a perfect record was terminated after a former student outed him to the vice-principal. USA Today. Palm Center. Naturalized U.
He also said that homosexuality is not a choice, he supported adoption rights for same-sex couples, and he would work as president to extend the 1, federal rights granted to marriage couples to couples in civil unions.
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Brown is a bisexual woman who has also come out as a survivor of sexual assault and domestic violence.