conservative texans boycott girlscouts

Discussion in 'Politics, Religion, Social Issues' started by Thanatoast, Mar 3, 2004.

  1. Thanatoast macrumors 65816


    Dec 3, 2002
    someone in another thread said the political forums were getting a little dull, so here's a story relating to sex ed, conservative texans, and planned parenthood. enough hot buttons there?


    So the local girl scout troop has been disbanded and boycotted because they are associated with planned parenthood, and during an annual conference, receive materials on sex education from from them. I guess parents in Texas would rather have their kids learn about sex the old fashioned way, in the back seat of a car.

    The quote above makes me wonder about these people. The lady is embarrased to look at clinical drawings with her husband? That's kinda weird. What exactly is it she's ashamed/afraid of? It's not exactly Hustler. If she can't handle materials routinely distributed to twelve year olds, it makes me wonder how she managed to have a kid in the first place. :rolleyes:
  2. mactastic macrumors 68040


    Apr 24, 2003
    Typical ivory-tower campus conservative. :rolleyes:
  3. richland macrumors member

    Mar 2, 2004

    One girl scout troop does not equal all of Texas parents.

    Don't generalize like that.

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