Nate Walden, who says he’s an Indiana teacher, has a message for Diana Medley, the Indiana special needs teacher who told a local news station that gay people have no purpose in life. Walden, in this image he posted to his Facebook page, tells Diana Medley that his “gay students do have a purpose.”
Walden adds, “I support my students regardless of sexual orientation!”
“Diana Medley should not be teaching…,” Walden adds in a comment on Facebook.
Medley has stayed out of the news since WTWO aired an interview they did with her.
“I believe that it was life circumstances and they chose to be that way; God created everyone equal,” Medley told WTWO:
“Homosexual students come to me with their problems, and I don’t agree with them, but I care about them. It’s the same thing with my special needs kids, I think God puts everyone in our lives for a reason,” said Madley.
“‘So the same goes for gays? Do you think they have a purpose in life?’ No I honestly don’t. Sorry, but I don’t. I don’t understand it. A gay person isn’t going to come up and make some change unless it’s to realize that it was a choice and they’re chosing [sic] God,” said Medley.
Medley is supporting a group of Christian parents and students who want to hold a prom banning gay people because the local high school does not support a ban.
Walden did not immediately respond to a request for additional comment — he’s probably in school taking care of his students and not checking Facebook.
Hat tip: Queerty
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