Mr. Card also wrote: “Same-sex attraction is not a strait jacket; people’s desires change over time; gay people still have choices; a reproductive dysfunction like same-sex marriage is not a death sentenced for your DNA or for your desire to have a family in which children grow up with male and female parents to model appropriate gender roles,” Fox News reported.

Thousands of gay-rights activists are now calling for his ouster at DC Comics. If he’s not fired, the activists say they will boycott the comic maker, Fox News reports.