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Boston Mayor to Outlaw Chick-Fil-A

whitehorse67 Wrote: Jul 23, 2012 10:13 AM
So, what the Mayor is saying is this. Your right to express your opinion against Same sex marriage is not allowed, but his right to ban a business because they don't share HIS opinion is more important? He is a Hypocrite and and does not support freedom of choice and speech or Liberty. So all of you self righteous people who claim that everyone should have the right to their opinion only mean that if they agree with you? That makes you Hypocrites and Marxists!
eddie again Wrote: Jul 23, 2012 11:43 AM
if he is a democrat or a liberal, by definition he does not support individual freedom and by definition he want more government control over private citizens.

those are two points that should preface any political discussion. if a democrat or a liberal is involved, it goes without stating it openly that the democrat or liberal wants more government control and less individual freedom.

it is a primary dividing point between democrats and the rest of the citizenry.

you want government tyranny? you are a democrat or a liberal.
ZombieLove Wrote: Jul 23, 2012 11:41 AM
"To be tolerant doesn't entail tolerating intolerance." - TS Eliot
bobyoung Wrote: Jul 23, 2012 3:30 PM
And why would anyone care what TS ELLIOTT said?
Boston Mayor Thomas Menino wants to restrict a single private business, Chick-Fil-A, from opening any franchises in Boston. His reported remarks were,

“Chick-fil-A doesn’t belong in Boston. You can’t have a business in the city of Boston that discriminates against a population. We’re an open city, we’re a city that’s at the forefront of inclusion.”

Chick-Fil-A has come under fire from progressive groups for donating millions of dollars to pro-family organizations over the past few years. This, according to Mayor Menino, counts as discrimination.

Meanwhile, the National Organization for Marriage is promoting...