The Christian conservative group
American Family Association has altered the title and content of an
Associated Press story to fit its anti-gay agenda.
to a posting on RightWingWatch.org, the AFA altered an AP title
from Pentagon to Outline Training for Gay Ban Repeal to
Military to Unveil Homosexual Indoctrination Plan.
The group also added quotation marks
around the word “gay” in the story, which
talks about the Pentagon's Friday unveiling of its plan on how it
will proceed on implementing repeal of “Don't Ask, Don't Tell,”
the 17-year-old law that bans gay and bisexual troops from serving
Congress approved repeal of the law
last month but implementation won't happen until President Obama and
top Pentagon officials certify that the military is ready for the
The AFA's Bryan Fischer had urged
Congress not to repeal the law.
told his radio audience in May that Adolf Hitler was gay and
specifically recruited gay soldiers to carry out his most vicious
attacks because straight men were not brutal enough.