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Hong Kong Christian school threatens to fire gay and transgender staff

Headmaster asks teachers to promise not to have gay sex or show gender non-conforming behavior, even in private. In order to make Christian examples out of its staff both on and off campus, an international school in Hong Kong has asked them to endorse ethical codes that allegedly give it the right to fire or even sue violators.

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26th January 2014 11:27

Alessia Valenza | ILGA Asia

The International Christian School’s draconian policy against gays and trans peoples is uncovered today (24 Jan) after local newspaper Ming Pao received complaints about the private institute from readers.

Gay Star News understands that LGBTI activists will be protesting outside the school that teaches about 1000 students from kindergarten through to high school with broad-based North American curriculum.

ICS Headmaster John Nelson gave his staff a declaration titled ‘Standards of Biblical Ethics and Integrity’ to sign last year, according to Ming Pao.

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