A family-values group in Pennsylvania is arguing that at least three federal agencies should be included in the Southern Poverty Law Center’s recent list of “hate groups.” (See earlier article)

The American Family Association of Pennsylvania is one of 13 organizations listed in the SPLC’s annual report of “hate groups.” Those organizations, according to the SPLC, propagate “anti-gay myths” about LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) people and, in effect, foster discrimination against such individuals.