Anita Jane Bryant born March 25, is an American singer and anti-gay rights activist. She scored four Top 40 hits in the United States in the late s and early s, including " Paper Roses " that reached No. In the s, Bryant became known as an outspoken opponent of gay rights in the U. In , she ran the " Save Our Children " campaign to repeal a local ordinance in Dade County, Florida that prohibited discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. Her involvement with the campaign was condemned by gay rights activists.
Miss California USA contestant's anti-gay marriage comments upset Beverly Hills officials
Feminists Turn Miss America Into a Protest
A beauty queen who told America that marriage should be between a man and a woman says God was testing her faith in the row. I'm glad I stayed true to myself,' she told Fox News today. Scroll down to see the video Prejean picked celebrity blogger Perez Hilton, who is openly gay and calls himself 'queen of all media'. Hilton asked her: 'Vermont recently became the fourth state to legalise same-sex marriage. Do you think every state should follow suit.
Former Miss America and Black GOP candidate ‘ashamed’ of fellow Republicans
In this Sept. Both were from Mississippi. Mobley, who died Tuesday at 77, went on to make movies and film documentaries.
The tweet did not specify which version of the Bible had been changed, what parties were responsible for the changes, or how purported Biblical doctrine was widely changed without notice. The relevant verse is widely referenced as having said in the King James Bible:. As of June 17 , the tweet accrued nearly 90, retweets and over , likes. In a reply, the original poster linked to a March interview on ForgeOnline.