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Conservatives and Gays

Jon.nine Wrote: May 12, 2012 8:26 PM
What rights are you talking about? OH, I know, you have no idea. You have no idea idea what you are talking about, but you sure find it fun being high and mighty. That goes for the rest who commented on this thread as well. Ignorance is its own best friend.
The Original King Wrote: May 13, 2012 11:43 PM
Jon.............if you're trying to make a point, you're failing miserably. OK, you don't want to call the ability to marry a 'right'....fine, use whatever word you want. My point stands.

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...