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Among others, the American Family Association's head PEO (Puritan Executive Officer), Tim Wildmon, who warned that late-night gay channels could turn pornographic given that "the very nature of homosexuality is based on eroticism and the infatuation with sex." Apparently his cable package does not have HBO's Sex in the City or ABC'S Desperate Housewives.
The complaints were filed by the American Family Association, a group that actively makes complaints in relation to broadcast material it finds offensive or indecent.
Sixty-six ABC affiliates refused to broadcast Saving Private Ryan on Veterans Day after the American Family Association found that the movie's soldiers invoked expletives and indecently re-enacted "graphic violence" in battle scenes.
Beginning in the 1970s the religious right proceeded to invent a positive moral vernacular around such terms as "family values" and "culture of life"--giving their organizations names like the American Family Association, the Center for Moral Clarity, Concerned Women for America, Focus on the Family, and the Traditional Values Coalition--to mask what is actually bigotry and fanaticism.
According to the American Family Association Journal, George W.
But the American Family Association said: ''We don't think lesbianism is something to toy around with.''
Federated stopped selling the fragrance in October, bowing to pressure from groups such as the American Family Association and Catholic Parents Online.
Amongst them: Focus on the Family president James Dobson; Campus Crusade for Christ founder Bill Bright; Prison Fellowship Ministries leader Charles Colson; the Reverend Donald Wildmon, president of the American Family Association; Rabbi Daniel Lapin of Toward Tradition; and Sirico.
Brandishing a newfound passion for the First Amendment, the likes of James Dobson, the Family Research Council (FRC), and the American Family Association have denounced the "antifamily crusade" of "Gay McCarthyism." "The television airwaves," intoned televangelist Jerry Falwell, "are rapidly embracing indoctrination, as honest debate is apparently no longer important."
Included in the delegation were the President of the National Association of Evangelicals, Don Argue; Brandt Gustavson, President and Chair of the National Religious Broadcasters (an organization that oversees approximately 90% of the Christian radio and television broadcasting in North America); and Donald Wildmon, President of the American Family Association, a popular fundamentalist crusader against the Hollywood film industry and major television networks.
Besides NRLC, many other groups also strongly oppose the bill, including the Christian Coalition, the Family Research Council, Concerned Women for America, the American Family Association, the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and the American Civil Liberties Union.
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