John M. Becker

Virginia GOP Nominates Anti-Gay Extremist for Lieutenant Governor

Filed By John M. Becker | May 20, 2013 9:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: religious extremism, Republicans, Virginia, wingnuts

"Liberalism and their ideas have done more to kill black folks whom they claim so much to love than the Ku Klux Klan, lynching and slavery and Jim Crow ever did, now that's a fact."

-- Pastor E.W. Jackson, the virulently anti-gay extremist who won the Republican nomination to be Virginia's lieutenant governor last weekend. He's also spuriously linked homosexuality and pedophilia, said gays are psychologically "sick," and claimed that homosexuality victimizes black women.

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