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Orlando Aftermath: A Quick Note About Christian-Bashing

Let me make some humble suggestions.

If you responded to a mass murder by a Muslim who has pledged allegiance to the world’s most violent terrorist organization by expressing rage against Christians who have never in their lives advocated violence against any gay person, anywhere – you’re a bigot. 

If you still think that your average Muslim is more tolerant and accepting of LGBT people than even committed members of the so-called “Christian Right” — you’re uninformed. 

If you argue that religious liberty laws — or any other American law protecting freedom of association — had anything at all to do with a jihadist’s decision to attack a gay bar — you’re lying. 

There was an enemy in Orlando on Sunday morning, and he was not Christian. 

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