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Tag: Special Rights
By JGillman, Section Multimedia
Special to Royal Oak.
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By JGillman, Section News
I feel for the residents of Royal Oak Michigan.
The not-so-benign cancer of Homophilia is metastasizing again in yet another community that will not likely consider the effects of the day's new Political Correctness movement. The question being asked of Royal Oak voters is yet another false one. It has been asked so many other times in other communities across the state, with supporters equating non-support, as having 'Jim Crow' like bigotry. Outside money and activism is being concentrated in Royal Oak, not to stop any rampant queer-hunting problem, but to continue a well planned city-by-city effort by those outsiders to maximize the acceptance of homosexuality as an activity that requires no decision making or choice.
In other words Royal Oak? On Tuesday, its apparently time for you to get your freak on.
Special rights for a behavior identified identity and related higher incidents of mental and physical affliction is truly what is on the ballot. Organizers even admit it is an outside effort, and has an ultimate mission:
"Those in favor of the human rights ordinance, leading a campaign called One Royal Oak, said their effort is a single step in a well-funded statewide effort. They want to add similar ordinances to a growing list of Michigan communities, which now numbers 29, according to Unity Michigan Coalition, a Kalamazoo-based political group behind many local gay rights initiatives."And before this conversation becomes defined as 'hate speech' or 'bigoted,' lets remind folks that no one can identify a single example of "rights" not available to those who engage in homosexual acts.
In fact, the entire argument is merely one that forces acceptance of that chosen behavior no matter its consequence socially or medically. Their argument itself is one for ending freedom of association, of First Amendment rights, privacy, and due process. And as much as I would love to NOT have to engage in this argument, from time to time it is clearly necessary.
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By JGillman, Section News
All politics are local. But..
Earlier this year, much happened that thickened my skin to the viciousness that the left will gladly dole out. Part of the agenda that I apparently threatened was the homosexual agenda, or rather the normalization of it so that it is palatable to families, and particularly the youth of our state.
Today, one part of the Leftist normalization agenda faces a voter challenge. The unanimous vote to support a special rights ordinance by city commissioners in Traverse City sets the stage for a "Saugatuck of the north" or perhaps a little San Francisco, something I would prefer to not see.
Last night I stated my objection to this ordinance. ~ below ~
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