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  •  Bigotry will be hide rated when I see it. (1+ / 0-)
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    Your comment was bigoted, and you have a track record of making similar comments in the past. I find that unacceptable.

    There is nothing ironic about my statement, at all.

    •  I am a valued member of this community.... (2+ / 0-)
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      snackdoodle, CherryTheTart

      ...I have been around for a very long time, and I have no such track record. You simply do not like my point of view which is that this child's murder was the inevitable result of a twisted, fundamentalist view of morality and my view that we need to be alert for any signs of our heading in that direction: such as the murder of Dr. George Tiller.

      I believe that the subjugation of women is one of the danger signals and that certain expressions constitute the subjugation of women. Although there is a contrary viewpoint, I am not alone in this view at all. It is being debated by reasonable, liberal people throughout Europe. Socialists!

      Societies, or pockets of society, that subjugate women send us down a slippery slope. The subject of this diary is the result.

      Take care you don't cultivate a reputation for suppressing views you don't like under the guise of calling them out as "bigotry" -- just the sort of moral superiority you caution against our assuming.

      Always error on the side of more speech. Not less.

      If you hate government, don't run for office.

      by Bensdad on Fri Apr 16, 2010 at 10:20:57 PM PDT

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