A list of nearly 200 scientific researchers has been compiled and given to federal officials by the
Traditional Values Coalition, a conservative group that goes wild over gay issues and federal funding of research related
to human sexuality.
The list, which has sent a chill through some researchers, is being used by the coalition and its government
allies in attempts to discredit the researchers and challenge or revoke their federal grants. It's a sloppy, dangerous and
wildly inaccurate list, put together by people who are freaked out by the content of the studies, and unconcerned about their
The targeted studies cover a wide range of topics related to health and sexuality, including H.I.V. and AIDS,
sexually transmitted diseases and adolescent sexual behavior.
The Web site of the Traditional Values Coalition is bizarrely fixated on sexual matters. ...
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