19 Kids And Counting: Duggars Fighting With Petitioners Asking To End The Show

Posted: Nov 22 2014, 8:19am CST | by , in News | Latest TV News


19 Kids and Counting: Duggars fighting with Petitioners asking to End the Show
  • The Duggar family has been expressive about its views about faith and marriage on the show shunning LGBTQ and transgender views.

The Change.org has started a petition, one of many, urging TLC to cancel the show. The Show’s supporters have started a counter petition on her page to save the show from shutting down

Guns are hot and heavy in Arkansas. The TLC reality TV series ’19 Kids and Counting’ has gathered a lot of attention these past few weeks. The family’s angelic beliefs have antagonized the liberal and human rights activists all around the world. The show has been very expressive when it comes to their beliefs on marriage and pre-marital dating which has to chaperoned and no physical contact whatsoever.

The family received a lot of attention when Laura Duggar shared a photo kissing her groom Bob Seewald. The family supported the couple by starting a Facebook competition. They asked their married fans to post their kissing photos. When a same-sex couple posted their photo, Michelle Duggar took it down and blocked the participant. This raged a fit with the anti-marriage lawyers started a petition against this action. 

Another motion that gathered attention was Michelle Duggar’s condemning a petition that allowed transgender males claiming to be women to use female utilities. This also antagonized the viewers and liberal activists to start another petition on change.org to cancel the show. As of November 21, the show has gathered 130,000 supporters since it was generated in August this year.

Michelle Duggar and husband, Jim Bob are not going down without a fight. Michelle has started a petition (Keep the Duggars on TLC) of her own to keep the show from shutting down. The Pro-Duggar supporters have joined the petition with enthusiasm. They commended the family for redefining marriage as a God ordained bond between a man and a woman.

The petition urged the followers to support their stance on traditional marriage. Michelle’s petition has already gathered about 30,000 signatures and counting. The Duggar supporters claim that it is their human right to keep the show running and share their views and beliefs without facing antagonism.

The battle will be really interesting to witness as liberal community fights the conservatives on issues that were claimed to be long forgotten by the US Government. 

Source: E! News

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