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A California Senator's Attack on Parental Rights

SeriousSam Wrote: Aug 02, 2012 3:06 PM
K'ssandra, but many others have been helped greatly and have experiences different than yours. Do you deny them that right? And no one is talking about parents forcing children to do anything. They're trying to stop children and parents from doing what they desire. Do you support that?

Two months ago, I wrote, “As of today, it is legal in California to give hormone blockers to an 11 year-old boy in order to delay the onset of puberty, but it could soon be illegal for a 17 year-old with unwanted same-sex attractions to receive professional counseling, even with parental consent.” Now, California Senator Ted Lieu, has removed any doubt as to why he introduced Senate Bill 1172: “The attack on parental rights is exactly the whole point of the bill because we don’t want to let parents harm their children.”

This is an absolute outrage, and every...