Filed By Alex Blaze | December 21, 2010 7:30 AM | comments
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"It's the right of individuals to choose their orientation[....] Individuals have chosen."
--Conservative Canadian senator Rev Don Meredith
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This religious-right bigot was just appointed to the Senate (Canada's upper house of second sober thought) making it now a conservative majority. Harpers appointment (by the way he opposed 'appointments' during previous elections) is a blatant slam against the liberal and socially conscience Canadian majority.
God save us from this asshat!
If I recognize that correctly, that was from an interview in Xtra when Meredith was a candidate for or considering candidacy for the Conservative party. At that time, he expressed support for trans rights (Bill C-389) also.
Since then, the Harper government has discovered using the Senate (which has always been a rubber stamp that just looks for any glaring errors) to smack down or modify anything they don't like. Stay tuned.