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  •  "the strategic goal (4+ / 0-)

    is to drive a wedge between gays and blacks"

    THAT IS SO F......G STUPID.

    Have they not considered gay people who are black?
    or black people who are gay?

    do they hope to see these people at war with themselves?????

    This is the result of people being paid to do things that they don't particularly find to be something they have thought of themsleves. So they are willing to let themsleves become slaves to ridiculous "causes" because some rich idiot will pay them to do that.

    If these people ever wake up and learn to understand their own psyches they will feel very stupid for having been involved in tis stuff.

     

    Finally people have gotten sick and tired of being had and taken for idiots. Mikhail Gorbachev

    by eve on Tue Mar 27, 2012 at 09:49:18 AM PDT

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      They don't consider black people who are gay.

      To them, black people who are gay are just like white people who are gay: inconsequential non-humans whose rights and feelings and experience mean nothing to NOM. They are merely a speed bump on the road to the perfect theocracy for NOM.

      "Good God, Lemon! What happened to you in childhood to make you believe people are good?"--Jack Donaghy

      by Scott Wooledge on Tue Mar 27, 2012 at 10:11:59 AM PDT

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    •  Blacks and the gay lifestyle (1+ / 0-)
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      Much has been made of the gay lifestyle and how the black community has shunned it.  A great many blacks are christians and, as such, are influenced by their biblical teachings from the pulpit.

      This isn't racial...it is factual.

      •  Gay isn't a lifestyle. (3+ / 0-)
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        It's an orientation and one many black people share (Latinos and Asians and others too.)

        Are you on Maggie and Bryan's $60K blogger payroll? Because you're doing an excellent job hitting their preferred talking points.

        "Good God, Lemon! What happened to you in childhood to make you believe people are good?"--Jack Donaghy

        by Scott Wooledge on Tue Mar 27, 2012 at 05:10:26 PM PDT

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      •  I may be stepping into an area where I am (0+ / 0-)

        really ignorant, but perhaps what you are trying to say is that some black churches, like churches of every stripe or congregation can be frightened of people who are gay and feel threatened by it.

        I learned long ago when watching a documentary on pbs about a solely male population of little birds that lived along a cliff were homosexual.

        I then realized that it's the mmost natural thing in the world.
        It's part of who we are.
        You may not feel it's part of who you are. That's fine. But as Woody Allen has said in his films, sex is very mysterious and cannot be fathomed.

        What I was trying to say in the comment you responded to, but I didn't say it very well was:
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        "the strategic goal is to drive a wedge between gays and blacks"
        THAT IS SO STUPID because some people who are gay also happen to be black and some people who are black happen to be gay and it is proof of how pitifully shallow the so-called strategy to drive a wedge between one aspect of a person and another aspect of a person, neither of which define that person.

        Sorry, but I also don't think it's relevant to talk about a "gay lifestyle".
        A lifestyle is for example whether one enjoys cocktail parties or doesn't enjoy them.  

        we all are who we are and do the best we can at the moment.
        most of us don't have a clue who their inner person is, I think - myself included.
        we are frightened and confused and struggling much of the time.
        I think the only thing one can aspire to is kindness, which is very rare, tragically............

        Finally people have gotten sick and tired of being had and taken for idiots. Mikhail Gorbachev

        by eve on Wed Mar 28, 2012 at 05:48:21 AM PDT

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    •  NOM has no interest in black people (1+ / 0-)
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      straight or gay, only in using black people to achieve their  interests.  This is not a reciprocal relationship, it's just a one way street.  

      Where has Brian Brown and NOM been on Trayvon Martin?  Where has Brian Brown and NOM been on Joe Arpaio?  

       

      "Out of Many, One." This is the great promise of our nation -9.75 -6.87

      by Uncle Moji on Tue Mar 27, 2012 at 08:22:19 PM PDT

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