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A TED talk on gay around the world.
Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Grinning Cat yesterday.
Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Joan Denoo Jul 20.
Started by Daniel W. Last reply by Grinning Cat Jun 22.
Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner Apr 12.
Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by Joan Denoo Apr 9.
Started by Bertold Brautigan. Last reply by Bertold Brautigan Mar 30.
Started by Daniel W. Last reply by Susan Stanko Mar 7.
Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner. Last reply by k.h. ky Jan 31.
Started by Loren Miller. Last reply by Loren Miller Nov 18, 2015.
Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner Oct 26, 2015.
Grinning Cat, I love it!
Bertold and Joan, those Texas Republicans would surely love this version:
"Christianity is a chosen lifestyle that is contrary to the fundamental truths that have been revealed in nature, recognized by our nation's founders, and shared by many rational people. Christianity must not be presented as an acceptable alternative lifestyle in public policy, nor should family be redefined to include couples united in Christian ceremonies. We oppose the granting of special tax exemptions or legal entitlements or creation of special status for Christian behavior, regardless of state of origin. We oppose any criminal or civil penalties against those who oppose Christianity out of faith, conviction, or belief in traditional values."
Only in election years do we have such nonsense floating in the air. Not.
Bertold, try this version on for an alternative:
Homosexuality is a fact of evolution that is in line with other evolutionary developments of flora and fauna. Homosexuality must be presented as an acceptable alternative lifestyle in public policy, and family is to be redefined to include people who love each other. We support the granting of special legal entitlements for loving behavior, regardless of the state of origin. We support protection for any criminal or civil acts against homosexuality out of knowledge, science, and trust in humanist values.
Pandering to the crazies always pays off.
There's a major storm of homophic panic across the land! It' must be an election year.
Brought to you as an official plank in the adopted platform of those fun-loving Texas Repuglicans:
I agree, Daniel. Let those people who believe faith is the way to make decisions and laws have no place in a rational society. They don't seem to know how to negotiate or compromise.
One thing is a bit sad about Roy Moore's situation: if he's found guilty and removed from the bench a second time, he'll be free to run for governor and very possibly win.
Alabamans reelected him to the state's high court in 2012, after he was removed in 2003 for defying a federal court's order, upheld on appeal, to remove his Ten Commandments monument from Alabama's supreme court building.
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