"Washington, D.C.-(ENEWSPF)- The Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization, is condemning the efforts of a small group in Indiana working to ban gay and lesbian students from attending the Sullivan High School prom this year. One student who supports the ban told a local NBC affiliate: 'We want to make the public see that we love the homosexuals, but we don't think it's right nor should it be accepted.'
"The high school says it cannot ban gay and lesbian students from attending, but school officials can do more to condemn the efforts underway and send a message that singling out LGBT students is unacceptable. One student referred to a prom that would prohibit LGBT youth as a 'good' prom, while a special education teacher in the area said she believes allowing LGBT kids to attend the high school’s prom is 'offensive.'' [MORE]