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02/28/2011

Video: Godwin's Law, Colson's reality

by Jeremy Hooper

On its DOMA defense page, Chuck Colson's eponymous center has posted the following write up and video, which likens modern day Christians' "stand" against pro-LGBT activism to Pastor Martin Niemoeller's past stand against the Nazis and Hitler:

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Administration Will Not Defend Marriage Law [Colson Center]

Hollow. Costly.

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*About Godwin's Law

*REMINDER: After Prop 8, Chuck Colson wrote this about post-vote protestors:

"When I watched the violence on television, memories came back of earlier generations of thugs: Bull Conner, who, with the help of brutal cops, used violence and intimidation to chase African Americans out of the public square. Or roving gangs of Nazi brownshirts who ruled the streets of Germany during Hitler’s rise to power. Do opponents of Proposition 8 who attacked Mormons and their churches think they’re any better than Bull Conner, or nicer than Nazi thugs? I don’t." [SOURCE]

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