Anita Bryant was a former beauty queen, singer, and spokesperson for the Florida Citrus Commission. She accused gays of trying to recruit children to homosexuality. Throughout Canada in the 1970s gay groups organized to protest Bryant’s anti-gay rhetoric.
|Names||Anita Bryant (Main) BE [n77.35]|
|Related Pages||Anita Bryant on LGLC
Anita Bryant on VIAF
|Activist||Yes - Anti|
Christian - Baptist
BG [Barbara Stewart, “Anita Bryant,” Chicago Tribune, 1 May 1988, https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-1988-05-01-8803130720-story.html]
Organization: Save Our Children (President)