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Posted at 12:57 AM ET, 01/13/2012

Loudoun supervisor’s anti-gay campaign crashes the mainstream


Eugene Delgaudio, the longtime Sterling supervisor on the Loudoun county board, and his trademark orange hat. (Tracy A. Woodward - The Washington Post)
Everyone’s favorite openly gay-hating Loudoun County supervisor, Eugene Delgaudio (R-Sterling), was up to more of his hijinks last week with an e-mail appeal for money to protect America from two bills in Congress that would prohibit discrimination against students based on their sexual orientation.

The bills, Delgaudio wrote, would “require schools to teach appalling homosexual acts...force private and even religious schools to teach a pro-homosexual agenda...ram through their entire perverted vision for a homosexual America....create a new America based on sexual promiscuity.”

Nothing new there, though there’s no mention of “ramming” or “forcing” in the bills. Delgaudio is a longtime homosexual basher, and it hasn’t prevented him from winning reelection in Sterling repeatedly since 1999, most recently in November. What’s new is that Delgaudio rented the e-mail list of the conservative Weekly Standard magazine and it was sent out with the Standard’s logo and apparent blessing. The magazine’s publisher, Terry Eastland, quickly sent out an e-mail saying the Delgaudio mailing was “by mistake -- our vetting process broke down. The ad was obviously not one we ordinarily accept, and we regret its distribution.”

But gay and human rights groups asked: Do the folks at the Weekly Standard agree with the anti-gay message? Human Rights Campaign called on the magazine’s editor, conservative commentator William Kristol, to denounce the actual content of Delgaudio’s six-page screed. He remained silent. I called Kristol Thursday for his comment. Still, nothing.

Delgaudio, however, had plenty to say. That, and the text of his letter pleading for funding to fend off the “sexual deviants” are after the jump.

In addition to the demands from various gay rights groups for a full apology from Kristol, the criticism of Delgaudio was renewed. The widely read Loudoun blog Too Conservative called Delgaudio “a creepy huckster.” [Delgaudio responded in the comments.] Gay blogs slammed Delgaudio, including Waking Up Now, which dissected the finances of his advocacy group, Public Advocate of the United States. [Delgaudio again responded in the comments.]


William Kristol in his office at the Weekly Standard. (Frank Johnston - The Washington Post)
He said Thursday he didn’t expect Kristol to apologize because the Weekly Standard had already condemned him. “They hurt me,” he said. ”They called me a mistake. I ain’t no mistake.” The father of six said after Eastman’s statement, gay rights groups “still aren’t happy that I’m hurt. They want to do more than gag Delgaudio. They want to tie a nice big boulder around my ankles and throw me in the Potomac. And they’d like Mr. Kristol to join them.”

The Sterling supervisor added, “I’m not backing down. I’m going to stick to my guns.”

Here’s the full text of Delgaudio’s letter, sent out by Weekly Standard Marketing, and Politico posted a PDF of it here.

Dear Pro-family American,

The Radical Homosexuals infiltrating the United States Congress have a plan:

Indoctrinate an entire generation of American children with pro-homosexual propaganda and eliminate traditional values from American society. Their ultimate dream is to create a new America based on sexual promiscuity in which the values you and I cherish are long forgotten.

I hate to admit it, but if they pass the deceptively named “Student Non-Discrimination Act,” (H.R. 998 & S. 555) that’s exactly what they’ll do. Better named the “Homosexual Classrooms Act,” its chief advocate in Congress is Rep. Jared Polis, himself an open homosexual and radical activist.

And it’s dangerously close to becoming the law of the land.

H.R. 998 already has 150 co-sponsors in the House! And S. 555 already has 34 co-sponsors in the Senate!

That’s why I need you to act quickly — right away — to protect our nation’s youth. I have prepared the official “Protect Our Children’s Innocence” Petition to Congress for you to sign.

Please click here to sign it right away so I can rush it to the Capitol with thousands more.

You and I must defeat this disastrous legislation. You see, the Homosexual Classrooms Act contains a laundry list of anti-family provisions that will:

*** Require schools to teach appalling homosexual acts so “homosexual students” don’t feel “singled out” during already explicit sex-ed classes;

*** Spin impressionable students in a whirlwind of sexual confusion and misinformation, even peer pressure to “experiment” with the homosexual “lifestyle;”

*** Exempt homosexual students from punishment for propositioning, harassing, or even sexually assaulting their classmates, as part of their specially-protected right to “freedom of self-expression;”

*** Force private and even religious schools to teach a pro-homosexual curriculum and purge any reference to religion if a student claims it creates a “hostile learning environment” for homosexual students.

And that’s just the beginning of the Homosexual Lobby’s radical agenda. In fact, it will set them up to ram through their entire perverted vision for a homosexual America.

My friend, I’m sure I don’t have to tell you this is not a fight we can afford to lose. That’s why Public Advocate is leading the fight against this immoral legislation. This is a battle for the survival of American values and the fact is, there’s no time to waste. The Homosexual Classrooms Act will turn America’s schools into indoctrination centers and its classrooms into social laboratories — and they’re pulling out all the stops to pass it. You see, they’ve disguised the bill’s wicked purpose behind an innocent name: “The Student Non-Discrimination Act.” The Homosexual Lobby knows that if the public knew the truth about their radical agenda, they’ll have no hope of success.

And their dangerously close to ramming their perversity into law.

H.R. 998 already has 150 co-sponsors in the House! And S. 555 already has 34 co-sponsors in the Senate!

You and I need to take action right now to stop the growing momentum of this disastrous legislation. I’ve developed a massive program to launch the second they try to push this bill through — mail, email, phones, and even radio and TV ads.

But that’s only possible with your support…

None of these things are cheap.  In fact, running a program of the size necessary to defeat this bill can get quite expensive especially with increases in postage and printing costs. That’s why I need your generous contribution.  In addition to your signed “Protect Our Children’s Innocence” Petition, will you contribute $250, $100, $50 or even just $35 right away. And every dollar counts in this fight so even if you can only chip in $10 or $20, it will make a difference.

Unfortunately, this agenda is nothing new.

In fact, other countries like Britain are already experimenting with this kind of legislation, such as mandating public schools inject pro-homosexual content into every aspect of education. Word problems in math classes are now to include homosexual characters.  History classes will document the “civil rights” struggle against the “oppressive” pro-family establishment.

And it’s even started to infiltrate our state governments.

In California, lawmakers want to “require schools to portray lesbians, homosexuals, transsexuals … as positive role models to children in all public schools.” Sexual deviants being held up as models of virtue? If that makes you as sick as it makes me, you simply must join me in this battle for America’s children.

Please sign the “Protect Our Children’s Innocence” Petition to Congress and then send a generous contribution right away.  Your action will make all the difference. And if all that wasn’t enough to convince you that action must be taken immediately, there’s more. Many say that there will always be private schools and traditional homeschool families to teach traditional values to the next generation.

But the truth is, this radical agenda is NOT restricted to public schools.

Kevin Jennings, Obama’s “Safe Schools Czar,” has clearly stated that “every school, public, private or parochial has an obligation” to teach a pro-homosexual curriculum. In fact, Jennings denounced school choice programs as “very dangerous” because they make it much harder to impose the Homosexual Agenda on our kids. “Lord forbid a Baptist or Mormon school,” he added. Jennings’ ultimate goal is for all curriculum in “kindergarten, and first grade, and second grade – every grade” be infused with a pro-homosexual slant.

Traditional values will be squashed and demonized as old fashioned or out of date, or even as bigotry. You and I cannot let them succeed.

Please sign the “Protect Our Children’s Innocence” Petition to Congress I’ve prepared for you right away. And along with your petition, would you please send a generous contribution of $250, $100, $50 or even just $35. And every dollar counts in this fight so even if you can only chip in $10 or $20, it will make a difference.

Thank you so much for all you have done.

Sincerely,

Eugene Delgaudio
President,
Public Advocate of the U.S.

P.S. Radical Homosexuals in Congress have a plan to indoctrinate our children in schools — both public and private. But Public Advocate is taking a stand.  Will you join me?

Please sign the “Protect Our Children’s Innocence” Petition to Congress I’ve enclosed. And please, along with your petition, would you please send a generous contribution of $250, $100, $50 or even just $35 right away? And every dollar counts in this fight so even if you can only chip in $10 or $20, it will make a difference.



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