PFLAG In The News

Advocacy Chair Quoted on Metro Weekly Website

Last Wednesday, students at Rockville, MD’s Albert Einstein High School students received fliers from Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays (PFOX) to take home to share with their parents.  And when word reached the offices of MetroWeekly, their reporter turned to MetroDC PFLAG for comment.

Our own David Fishback provided the response, noting that the non-profit does have the right to send home the fliers, but also the message that PFOX perpetuates can in fact be detrimental and harmful to Montgomery County students.

Our thanks to David for being an informed voice of reason on the subject, and for standing up to protect ALL our children at a time of extreme vulnerability.

Read the full article here:  PFOX Pushes Student Outreach

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About MetroDC PFLAG

Our Mission:Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays promotes the equality and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered persons, their families and friends through: Support to cope with an adverse society Education to enlighten an ill-informed public Advocacy to end discrimination.
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