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Disney Triples Down on Pro-LGBT, Pro-CRT Programming

fter Florida embraced HB1557, the Parental Rights in Education Bill that was just signed into law, some at Disney appear to be tripling down on their rhetoric. The Florida-based company was one of the biggest obstacles to getting the law passed, while Disney CEO Bob Chapek had been forced internally to take a stand against HB1557 before it was signed by Governor Ron DeSantis. Disney later released a statement condemning the law shortly after its passing.

Now, progressive Disney employees, including many high-ranking officials at the company, are plotting to inject even more LGBTQ messaging and propaganda into their content. Christopher Rufo of City Journal obtained several clips of Disney employee meetings where this strategy was discussed. It can be easily inferred that the people in these video clips understand their roles in influencing what children think and believe. Much of the discussion revolves around forcing more LGBTQ characters into stories and rethinking how gender roles are approached in Disney content as well as at their theme parks.

As Rufo’s clips hit Twitter and reached a larger audience, a backlash against Disney began to build. #BoycottDisney began to trend on Twitter. The material also made it to cable news’s most watched show, Tucker Carlson Tonight. Governor DeSantis joined Carlson to discuss the new law as well as the reaction by Disney. They showed the video clip of Disney corporate president Karey Burke lamenting the fact that Disney has “many, many, many LGBTQIA characters in our stories, and yet we don’t have enough leads.” Burke also mentioned that she is the mother of a “transgender child and one pansexual child.” Read more…

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