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Conservatives and Gays

Dobermite Wrote: May 09, 2012 8:10 PM
eddie again Wrote: dob, i seriously doubt the left, if it obtains power, will be tolerant of those who oppose it and its objectives. = Eddie, you are absolutely correct and I should have been more clear about that at the outset. The left practices tolerance in much the same manner suggested by Marxist theoretician Herbert Marcuse, which he called "liberating tolerance", which simply means tolerance of ideas that emanate from the left, and intolerance of ideas that emanate from the right.
Dobermite Wrote: May 09, 2012 8:17 PM
... and make no mistake about it, this will be the NEW ORDER once the OLD ORDER has been thoroughly eviscerated.

If these people are not defeated, some of you will live to see the day when Christians and traditionalists are thrown in Jail, regularly, for speech, for thought crimes, which will be deemed hate crimes.

The leftist Utopian, at his core, is the real authoritarian, and always has been.

In addition to labeling conservatives and Republicans "anti-woman" (for opposing government-mandated free contraception), "anti-black" and "anti-Hispanic" (for advocating photo identification for voting), and "anti-science" (for skepticism regarding the belief that man-made carbon emissions will destroy much of the planet), Democrats now regularly label Republicans "anti-gay" (for opposing same-sex marriage).

All these charges are demagogic. But when it comes to the "anti-gay" charge, conservatives need to clarify to themselves as much as to the general public where they stand.

As an opponent of the most radical redefinition of marriage in history (more radical than outlawing polygamy), I have argued...