Schools ‘intimidated’ into dropping LGBT inclusive relationship lessons

More than 70 schools are facing ‘pressure and intimidation’ as protests against LGBT relationship lessons are ‘growing across the country’, a Labour MP has warned.

Emma Hardy said misinformation over relationship education is ‘vast and in danger of spreading’ and accused the government for not doing enough to prevent it.

It comes after last night’s BBC Panorama documentary suggested the Department for Education pressured Parkfield Community School in Birmingham to...
source: Metro

2019-07-16 20:23
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