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AntiFascist Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-23-08 04:34 PM
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31. Sounds fine to me, religious bigotry is a tremendous problem for this nation n/t
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  -is homophobia an issue with some liberal xchrom  Dec-23-08 02:33 PM   #0 
  - Absolutely not, the term is used here as a dishonest label  nomad1776   Dec-23-08 02:37 PM   #1 
  - If it looks like a duck, quacks like a duck, walks like a duck...  dweeb   Dec-23-08 05:11 PM   #40 
  - Are you asking: Are some liberal Dems who strongly support Obama homophobic?  TechBear_Seattle   Dec-23-08 02:37 PM   #2 
  - bullshit  Clovis Sangrail   Dec-23-08 02:40 PM   #3 
  - I don't think homophobia is as much as conformity is  sfexpat2000   Dec-23-08 02:41 PM   #4 
  - People are also being called bigots or homophobes if....  hnmnf   Dec-23-08 02:45 PM   #8 
  - My thoughts EXACTLY. nt  Cheap_Trick   Dec-23-08 02:50 PM   #10 
  - To the extent that happens, it's what DU does whenever we have a heated debate.  sfexpat2000   Dec-23-08 02:55 PM   #14 
  - Same thing happened in the primary with racism and sexism  hnmnf   Dec-23-08 03:04 PM   #16 
  - Yes, it did. n/t  sfexpat2000   Dec-23-08 03:07 PM   #19 
  - Lot of name calling lately.  Elrond Hubbard   Dec-23-08 03:45 PM   #24 
  - "ass-wipe", "faux-radiclism", and "load of FAIL",  pnorman   Dec-23-08 03:50 PM   #26 
  - Well...  Rebubula   Dec-23-08 04:52 PM   #36 
  - To show no outrage  sniffa   Dec-23-08 06:27 PM   #43 
  - Everything should be open for discussion.  Umbram   Dec-23-08 02:53 PM   #12 
  - good point and the ones who are yelling the loudest about being persecuted are not  chimpsrsmarter   Dec-23-08 03:52 PM   #27 
  - can you elaborate on your question some  quakerboy   Dec-23-08 02:41 PM   #5 
  - 'If you aren't against Obama's choice of Warren, you are a homophobe'  GarbagemanLB   Dec-23-08 02:42 PM   #6 
  - I'm unsure.  Umbram   Dec-23-08 02:43 PM   #7 
  - I strongly support Obama  countingbluecars   Dec-23-08 02:47 PM   #9 
  - The main issue I see is with Obama himself...  AntiFascist   Dec-23-08 02:51 PM   #11 
  - Sounds reasonable. (nt)  Umbram   Dec-23-08 02:54 PM   #13 
  - I dont think the word is bigoted though, I think its just that hes wrong on the issue of marriage  hnmnf   Dec-23-08 02:55 PM   #15 
  - One of the worst problems with bigotry is when people don't realize they are being bigoted  AntiFascist   Dec-23-08 03:04 PM   #17 
     - I guess I disagree with the dictionary definition of a "bigot"  hnmnf   Dec-23-08 03:09 PM   #20 
        - I see your point now...  AntiFascist   Dec-23-08 03:35 PM   #23 
        - Hes a bigot.  hnmnf   Dec-23-08 03:50 PM   #25 
           - But he can think that without necessarilly being hateful, see my point?  AntiFascist   Dec-23-08 04:04 PM   #28 
              - Then how bout we call them religious bigots?  hnmnf   Dec-23-08 04:31 PM   #30 
                 - Sounds fine to me, religious bigotry is a tremendous problem for this nation n/t  AntiFascist   Dec-23-08 04:34 PM   #31 
        - How is it not bigotry to treat one group of people worse than another?  Sebastian Doyle   Dec-23-08 04:41 PM   #32 
           - No its not fine, but to lump everybody in the same class as "bigots" isnt either  hnmnf   Dec-23-08 04:49 PM   #35 
              - I believe that Obama himself has good intentions on this issue  Sebastian Doyle   Dec-23-08 05:09 PM   #38 
  - Good summary. Not that you agree with it but I do.  Indiana_Dem   Dec-23-08 03:12 PM   #21 
     - I wouldn't call you a bigot for that!  AntiFascist   Dec-23-08 03:32 PM   #22 
     - My question as always is  Bluenorthwest   Dec-23-08 04:42 PM   #34 
        - Here is the way I see it in response to your question  Indiana_Dem   Dec-23-08 05:11 PM   #39 
  - I think it definitely is.  patrice   Dec-23-08 03:05 PM   #18 
  - I would imagine that..  stillcool47   Dec-23-08 04:23 PM   #29 
  - Around here, I think prejudice against religious people is a bigger problem  democrattotheend   Dec-23-08 04:42 PM   #33 
  - Homophobia is in issue with all people  Leo The Cleo   Dec-23-08 04:54 PM   #37 
  - No.  Texasgal   Dec-23-08 05:48 PM   #41 
  - I don't know  Leo The Cleo   Dec-23-08 06:13 PM   #42 
  - Lately there's been a lot of homophobia expressed on DU.  boppers   Dec-23-08 06:34 PM   #44 
  - YOU KNOW IT, BOPPERS  Skittles   Dec-23-08 06:50 PM   #46 
  - Either gays are human, or they aren't.  baldguy   Dec-23-08 06:46 PM   #45 

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