Anti-gay Christians sue Texas library over drag queens studying books to youngsters


Drag queen studying a guide to a library. | Photograph: Multnomah County Library / Flickr

A bunch of anti-gay Christians are suing a Texas library over drag queens studying books to kids.

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Often known as Christ Followers, the group argue taxpayer {dollars} shouldn’t fund the Drag Queen Story Time occasion on the Freed-Montrose Neighborhood library in Houston.

They declare it’s unfair as a result of the library won’t additionally host a ‘man-woman marriage storytelling hour,’ reviews the Houston Chronicle.


RADAR Productions has been staging the Drag Queen Story Hour on the library for 2 years now.

However listed as defendants for the lawsuit are the library director and Mayor Sylvester Turner.

Group has anti-gay previous

The group filed the lawsuit towards the Texas library on Friday (19 October), when in addition they rallied outdoors the federal courthouse.

Christ Followers additionally opposed marriage equality, in addition to motions to carry bans on trans folks utilizing gendered bogs they self-identify with.

One of many members of the group is anti-gay activist Chris Sevier.

Sevier beforehand filed a lawsuit to have the ability to marry his laptop computer. His logic is that same-sex marriage is as unnatural as marrying a machine or an animal.

He’s beforehand mentioned: ‘The state just isn’t doing anybody any favors by encouraging folks to stay that [gay] life-style.’

Sevier additionally beforehand co-wrote a invoice in South Carolina calling for all same-sex marriages to change into ‘parody marriages’.

He claims LGBTI individuals are all members of a secret shadow faith – Secular Humanism.

See additionally:

Christian blogger outraged at Toronto Public Library for internet hosting Drag Queen Story Time

Market welcomes drag queen to host storytime after library turned her away

WATCH: As soon as a month, these drag queens learn tales to youngsters

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