Channel 4 sex film for schools is withdrawn after parents protest
- GLOBAL REACH. // American Libraries;May2008, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p30
This section offers news briefs related to libraries around the world. Two primary schools in Bristol, England, have withdrawn storybooks about same-sex relationships after objections from Muslim parents. Architect Jan KaplickÃ½ has appeared on Czech television to defend his plans for a...
- Grassroots warriors waging battle over sex-ed. curriculum. Portner, Jessica // Education Week;10/12/94, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p5
Reports on the protest of parents in Hemet, California against the decision of their school board to adopt the sex-education curriculum `Sex Respect.' Defense of `Sex Respect' publisher Respect Inc.; Contents of the educational material; Arguments of various parents and educators; Situations of...
- Sex and the Catholic student. Woodard, Joe // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;5/22/95, Vol. 22 Issue 23, p38
Reports on parental protests against the manner of teaching sex education in Roman Catholic schools of Alberta, Canada. Contentions on parents' right to pull out their children from sex education classes; Comparison of moral and religious attitudes of Roman Catholic school students to public...
- Ambassador returns after demonstration. // New Jersey Jewish News;9/22/2011, Vol. 65 Issue 38, p24
The article reports that Israel's ambassador to Jordan returned to the country after being withdrawn in advance of an anti-Israel protest.
- Protest pub owner 'holed up', court told. // Daily Mail;8/13/2013, p22
THE owner of a pub withdrawn from auction after protesters stormed a salesroom is squatting at the business and refuses to leave, lawyers claim.
- 'Why were we not told about paedophile risk?'. Laura Lynott // Daily Mail;10/23/2013, p10
PARENTS and a school principal say they have been left in the dark after a convicted child-sex offender moved into their neighbourhood.
- EGYPTIAN' FILMMAKERS JOIN PROTEST AT TORONTO FESTIVAL. // New York Amsterdam News;9/17/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 38, p2
The article reports on the protest of Egyptian film makers at the Toronto Film Festival when an Egyptian movie was withdrawn from the lineup in Amsterdam, New York. It states that movie director Ahmad Abdall withdrew his movie "Heliopolis" from the lineup. It mentions that the film festival is...
- The Parents' Protest. // America;7/12/1913, Vol. 9 Issue 14, p327
The author discusses the protests of parents regarding the assertion of Ella Flagg, superintendent of schools in Chicago, Illinois, on the need for high school students to improve their morals and sex hygiene instruction. Flagg reportedly approved the teaching of sex hygiene in the upper grades...
- Parents in South Dakota Protest Secular Humanism. Mirga, Tom // Education Week;10/5/1981, Vol. 1 Issue 5, p5
The article reports on the parents' protest against the administrators of school system in South Dakota, for allowing sex education and theory evolution as part of the school's curricula. The parents demanded that schools must stop subjecting their children to objectionable activities based on...