Posted: Sep 21, 2022 12:01 AM
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The cultural left never stops trying to drag America into their supposedly glorious “tolerant” future, where we have an ever-expanding array of gender identities and grade-school children know as much about masturbation as they do about multiplication.
Unsurprisingly, CNN is promoting left-wing “anti-censorship” groups raging against conservative parents who object to precocious pornographic indoctrination. On “The Lead with Jake Tapper,” the CNN host interviewed Jonathan Friedman, the “director of free expression and education programs” at PEN America, pitched merely as a “nonprofit literary advocacy organization.” They advocate for literature, not for a cultural revolution.
Their latest report boils over at alleged racism and homophobia in parental objections in education. They assert most “book bans” are about “works with LGBTQ+ characters, protagonists of color, about race and racism, or with sexual content.”
At least Tapper began the interview by noting, “Obviously, the devil’s advocate argument might be to a parent out there, hey, I don’t want my first grader reading anything having to do with