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    Re: Gov. Mike Pence: Change RFRA law to make it clear discrimination won't be allowed

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    Because your idea of civil rights and his idea of civil rights has so much in common.

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    Re: Gov. Mike Pence: Change RFRA law to make it clear discrimination won't be allowed

    Noteworthy that Christians are attacked and ridiculed in Indiana during the same week when 150+ Christians are massacred in Kenya.
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    Re: Gov. Mike Pence: Change RFRA law to make it clear discrimination won't be allowed

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    Ok then. If that is the "fix" he signs, we're good to go and all arguments to the contrary, that the law was intended to permit the denial of service to anyone under the color of religious freedom, were in error.

    The quote function messed up your reply. Could you please clarify?

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    Re: Gov. Mike Pence: Change RFRA law to make it clear discrimination won't be allowed

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    Yes. State action defeated Madison.
    Yeah. Prolly best not to quote Madison, the slaveowner.

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    Re: Gov. Mike Pence: Change RFRA law to make it clear discrimination won't be allowed

    Quote Originally Posted by Paperview View Post
    Yeah. Prolly best not to quote Madison, the slaveowner.
    You quoted him.
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    Re: Gov. Mike Pence: Change RFRA law to make it clear discrimination won't be allowed

    Quote Originally Posted by Jack Hays View Post
    You quoted him.
    Great work, Colombo.

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    Re: Gov. Mike Pence: Change RFRA law to make it clear discrimination won't be allowed

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    Great work, Colombo.
    Now you're just trying to hide your embarrassment. Not to worry. I'm not the sort who rubs it in.
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    Re: Gov. Mike Pence: Change RFRA law to make it clear discrimination won't be allowed

    Quote Originally Posted by joG View Post
    What is scary is that we think it good to discriminate against people for their religious practice and conscientious objection. That is something the US didn't even do, when it was a question of national security and draftees could refuse participating in war.
    How is it that businesses that receive their licence to do business from the government being discriminated against by requiring them not to discriminate against the public?
    Killing one person is murder, killing 100,000 is foreign policy

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    Re: Gov. Mike Pence: Change RFRA law to make it clear discrimination won't be allowed

    Quote Originally Posted by Montecresto View Post
    How is it that businesses that receive their licence to do business from the government being discriminated against by requiring them not to discriminate against the public?
    Which license would that be?
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    Re: Gov. Mike Pence: Change RFRA law to make it clear discrimination won't be allowed

    Quote Originally Posted by JANFU View Post
    Ok then. If that is the "fix" he signs, we're good to go and all arguments to the contrary, that the law was intended to permit the denial of service to anyone under the color of religious freedom, were in error.
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    We'll see and uh no, they weren't in error. It just means they amended the law in response to massive boycotts. What they intended to get away with at the time is a diff matter

    What you're saying is the thief who is terribly sorry he's going to jail, is proof he's sorry the crime was committed

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