This is a Press Release from the nice folks at Stop Dr. Laura
Protest At Paramount Planned
MASSIVE PARAMOUNT PROTEST
TUESDAY MARCH 21 - 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Los Angeles, California
Tuesday March 21: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
To stop Paramount Television from syndicating the DR. LAURA SCHLESSINGER SHOW because Ms. Schlessinger claims gays and lesbians are "biological errors," "deviant," and that a "huge portion" of gay men are pedophiles.
WHERE TO MEET
In front of the MAIN Paramount Gate which is located on WINDSOR & MELROSE (5555 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA).
WHAT TIME TO MEET
Protest begins on Tuesday March 21st at 8:30 AM and ends at 10:30 AM. Try to get to the Main Gate by 8:15 AM.
WHERE TO PARK
If you come down Melrose, you will reach Gower (which is East of Vine). Turn left on Gower. There is free parking on Gower right beside Paramount. You can also park in the covered parking lot opposite paramount. Parking is $4.50 cash only. May we suggest that you have the exact amount of money so that we can get people parked quickly?
SOME ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS
Q. Will there be be signs to hold?
A. yes, we are making 50 signs plus one big banner that will need holding up.
Q. Have you met with authorities?
A. Yes, we met with the police and Paramount security. We all would like the same thing, which of course is, a non violent demonstration. We will both have legal council there. Our pro bono attorney is John Duran.
Q. Who will be speaking at the protest?
A. Speakers include:
David Lee, Producer, Frasier
Joan Garry, Executive Director, GLAAD
Gwen Baldwin, Executive Director LA Gay &Lesbian Center
Barry Karas, Board of Directors, HRC
Rev. Troy Perry, Moderator, UFMCC
Peter Teague, Executive Director The Horizons Foundation
Lynette Sperber-LA PFLAG (Parents & Friends of Lesbians & Gays)
Rabbi Denise Eger, Cogregation Kol Ami
Carol Anderson, Southern California cochair of CAPE (California Alliance for Pride & Equality)
Robin Tyler, Producer of Paramount Protest National Committee - www.stopdrlaura.com
Protest Co-Sponsored by: StopDrLaura.com - The Horizons Foundation - Hate Watch.org
Contact for more info: Robin Tyler: (818) 893-4075, RTstopdrlaura@aol.com
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