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Columnist: Disney is ‘indoctrinating’ children with ‘pro-gay agenda’

| Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Douglas MacKinnon
A conservative columnist for the Tampa Tribune criticized the Walt Disney Co. for allegedly pushing a “pro-gay agenda,” asserting that the company is using its programming to “indoctrinate” children about “gay lifestyles and gay marriage.” In his August 12 column, Douglas MacKinnon – a former aide to Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H. W. Bush – charged that Disney ...

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Janet Porter warns of Disney World’s Gay Day’s ‘public displays of perversion’

BRIAN TASHMAN | Right Wing Watch | Thursday, May 29, 2014
Janet Porter
Religious Right activist Janet Porter is upset that gay people are vacationing to Disney World for “Gay Day at Disney,” calling on members of her group, Faith 2 Action, to spread the word. [caption id="attachment_141543" align="alignright" width="410"] Janet Porter[/caption] Today she told listeners of her...

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Walt Disney World ends Boy Scouts grant program due to ban on gay leaders

| Thursday, February 27, 2014
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ORLANDO, Fla. -- Walt Disney World has suspended financial support to local chapters of the Boy Scouts of America over the group's continued ban on openly gay and lesbian adults serving as troop leaders or in any other leadership capacity.

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Disney names first openly gay man as president of Walt Disney World

| Tuesday, February 5, 2013
George Kalogridis
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Walt Disney Company has named George Kalogridis as president of Walt Disney World, becoming the theme park's first openly gay president.

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More than 150,000 make annual ‘Gay Days’ pilgrimage to Orlando

| Sunday, June 3, 2012
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ORLANDO, Fla. -- More than 150,000 gays and lesbians and their families descended on Walt Disney World and surrounding theme parks this weekend for the 22nd annual "Gay Days" events, an annual pilgrimage that contributes hundreds of millions of dollars to the Orlando-area economy.

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Anti-gay Florida Family Association warns: The gays are coming to Disney

| Saturday, June 4, 2011
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A conservative family values group took to the skies over Central Florida with a warning of the annual "Gay Day" occurring at Walt Disney World today. The Florida Family Association spent $7,000 to fly banners over Orlando for 10 hours each day on Friday and...

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