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  •  We focus on those issues because no one else will (0+ / 0-)

    Gay marriage wouldn't even be on anyone's radar if not for Hollywood, a liberal bastion. The need gays have for legal protection would still be there, it would just be ignored. "Climate change" is an absolute non-starter without liberals bringing it up. Most Americans still deny it even exists despite dangerous weather and people much smarter then they are telling them so. And sorry but the GOP really does want to get rid of worker protections. Both in terms of safety and security and even pay. If many of these businesses had their way, we'd see a return to company stores. We focus on these things because otherwise they would get ignored.

    Sorry if that comes off as "one note" but they are important. As for why liberals spend so much time on gay marriage, we see this as literally modern segregation. A group of people are being denied something just because someone else doesn't want them around. If we are truly an enlightened society, we can't live that way. A better future starts with becoming a better people. That means we put aside basic differences like gender attraction.  

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