The Daily Update

Protest Paramount
- March 21, 2000

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News from in the News

  • Newsweek, March 12, 2000, "Dr. Laura, Talk Radio Celebrity"
  • Time Magazine, March 20, 2000, "Dr. Laura, Heal Thyself"
  • Entertainment Weekly, March 17, 2000, "A proposed Dr. Laura TV show outrages gay activists"
  • Associated Press, March 11, 2000
  • LA Times, March 11, 2000
  • People Magazine - March, 20 2000 - HEAT WAVES Radio Provocateur Dr. Laura Schlessinger Raises a Ruckus with Controversial Talk About Gays
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Criticism sends ‘Dr.' Laura into a tizzy," March 8, 2000
  • New York Daily News, "Gay groups turning up the heat on radio host Schlessinger," March 8, 2000
  • New York Post, March 7, 2000 "No one spared as radio shrink boils over"
  • New York Times, "Gay Groups Campaign Against Radio Hostīs Plan for a TV Show" March 6, 2000
  • San Francisco Chronicle, "Dr. Laura Talk Show Provokes Backlash," March 4, 2000
  • Channel 2000, "Gay Activists Step Up Dr. Laura Campaign," March 4, 2000
  • TVSPY.COM, March 3, 2000
  •, "Activists Go Online to Stop Dr. Laura," March 3, 2000
  • Los Angeles Times, "Site-ing Dr. Laura," March 2, 2000
  • USA Today, "Talk show host's TV spot sparks a protest site," March 2, 2000
  • CNN, March 2, 2000
  • Access Hollywood, March 2, 2000
  • Salon, "," March 1, 2000
  • BBC Radio, March 1, 2000
  • CNet Radio, March 1, 2000
  • Potomac Tech Wire, March 1, 2000
  • Southern Voice, "'Frasier' Producer Slams Paramount on Dr. Laura," Feb. 24, 2000
  • O'Reilly Factor, FOX News, Feb. 18, 2000
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TUESDAY MARCH 21 - 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Los Angeles, California

WHEN Tuesday March 21: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

WHY 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?

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 - Protest Co-

Sponsored by: - The Horizons Foundation - Hate Contact for more info: Robin Tyler: (818) 893-4075,

For more information on the protest click here.