Burnaby Parents’ Voice Media Release: Halt Schools’ Lady Gaga Project

Teachers to put students on You Tube dancing to Lady Gaga: Group asks Education Minister to Intervene

Burnaby February 28 – Burnaby Parents’ Voice is calling on Premier Clark and Minister of Education George Abbott to halt educators from posting on You Tube a video of students dancing to Lady Gaga, the controversial American shock-pop performer. Continue reading

Watch “‘Homophobe’ is a Slur” on Roadkill Radio

“Kari Simpson and Ron Gray discuss the official complaint filed with British Columbia’s Minister of Education, George Abbott, concerning the acceptance and use of hateful slurs by and in the public school system. Epithets such as ‘homophobe’ and ‘heterosexist’ are being used in official school documents and by teachers and members of the school board, often to demean a person’s cultural, moral or religious opinion.” Tune in to RoadKill Radio to take in the show.

Parents: Here’s What the BCTF Planned for Your Children for the February 29th Day of Pink

You thought the “Day of Pink” was about bullying?  It is evident that the “Day of Pink,” as far as the British Columbia Teachers’ Federation is concerned is more about indoctrination. Consider these quotes from the BCTF website: Continue reading

Parents speak out for parental authority

By Jennifer Moreau, Burnaby Now February 24, 2012
A local woman from a group of Burnaby parents that formed in opposition to the Burnaby school district’s anti-homophobia policy plans on delivering more than 1,100 signatures to Premier Christy Clark on Thursday, in support of a statement on parental authority, drafted by a Catholic advocacy group. Continue reading

LifeSite News Editorial: Canada’s new tyranny: the state’s takeover of the family

February 24, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The great English writer G.K. Chesterton once wrote: “The family is the test of freedom; because the family is the only thing that the free man makes for himself and by himself.”

But if what Chesterton says is true, then Canada fails the test, because the Canadian family is no longer free. Continue reading

Homeschooling families can’t teach homosexuality a sin in class says Alberta gvmt

By Patrick B. Crane
EDMONTON, Alberta, February 23, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Under Alberta’s new Education Act, homeschoolers and faith-based schools will not be permitted to teach that homosexual acts are sinful as part of their academic program, says the spokesperson for Education Minister Thomas Lukaszuk. Continue reading

Parents declare authority to premier

[See also the news release from Parents' Voice following this article.]

By Jennifer Moreau, Burnaby Now, February 22, 2012
A local woman from a group of Burnaby parents that formed in opposition to the Burnaby school district’s anti-homophobia policy plans on delivering more than 1,100 signatures to Premier Christy Clark on Thursday, in support of a statement on parental authority, drafted by a Catholic advocacy group. Continue reading