TITLE

TRADITIONAL VALUES COALITION

AUTHOR(S)
Steiger, Brad; Steiger, Sherry
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Conspiracies & Secret Societies;2006, p452
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for the "Traditional Values Coalition (TVC)" is presented. The extreme-right-wing evangelical group which was founded by Reverend Louis Sheldon opposes homosexuality, the teaching of evolution, and anti-Christian bigotry. It favors the teaching of creationism over evolution in public schools, opposes any sex-education curriculum that does not emphasize abstinence to the exclusion of information on birth control and disease prevention. TVC also endorses prayer in public schools.
ACCESSION #
36172687

 

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