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NPR: The Mormon Church Wants a Free Pass for Bigotry

Thu, Jan 29, 2015 at 5:13:55 pm

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The Mormon church has apparently learned a lesson from the Catholics and Protestants who've been redefining "religious freedom" as a free pass for bigotry, because they announced this week that they'll support LGBT anti-discrimination laws -- with one catch. They want to be immune from criticism when they continue the same anti-LGBT policies they've always had.

NPR has an interview with Mormon leader Elder Dallin Oaks, with a ration of phony victimhood that has to be heard to be believed. When I listened to this earlier, I was yelling at the radio: Mormon LGBT Announcement Met With Cheers, Skepticism.