RECENT  POSTS:  » Kim Davis: The almost too perfect coda to the marriage discrimination fight » Anti-gay clerks are going to have to do their jobs. Because of course they are. » Jeb really wants to remind voters of his anti-'same status' plan for gay couples » Maine: NOM finally forced to hand over its tiny, out-of-state, incestuous donor roll » This delusional primary: Huckabee claims 'same-sex marriage is not the law of the land' » The 'Yeah. Duh. Of course' phase of this fight » Trailer: 'Stonewall' » And now NOM is literally pleading with its (theoretical) supporters » Add 'professional advocate for anti-gay scouting' to list of bygone career choices » NOM to lasso the White House with a rosary. Or something.  

« Go back a post || Return to G-A-Y homepage || Haul tail to next post »

12/20/2012

In wake of Newtown, responsible voices are having reasoned convo; Andrea Lafferty has other plans

by Jeremy Hooper

When think of political points to connect to the tragic CT school shooting, a pundit has several options. Gun control is the most obvious. Some suggest a mental health conversation. Others might want to talk about how we can ratchet up security even more at our nation's public schools.

But if you're the Traditional Values Coalition's Andrea Lafferty, you will connect the slaughter of six- and seven-year-olds Andrea-Laffertydirectly to employment protections for LGBT people and the supposed "dangers" such protections pose to schoolchildren. Because why let a good tragedy go to waste, right?

RightWingWatch has the truly disturbing audio:

Andrea Lafferty Cites CT School Shooting to Rally Opposition to Non-Discrimination Policies [RWW]

space gay-comment gay-G-A-Y-post gay-email gay-writer-jeremy-hooper


Your thoughts

comments powered by Disqus

G-A-Y Comments Policy


 
Related Posts with Thumbnails