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An LGBTQ+ Inclusive Social Studies: Curricular and Instructional Considerations

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On June 15, 2005, the Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners in Tampa, Florida, took decisive steps to forbid government support for gay pride events. The issue came under scrutiny when a public library created a gay-themed informational display. When the commissioners learned of the display, they voted overwhelmingly (5 to 1) in favor of a policy prohibiting the promotion of gay pride events.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: October 1, 2017

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