Yes, religious belief does get a special pass.

You’re absolutely right about that. Somehow we have identified certain lines where the pass doesn’t apply, as with racism.

Religion is not seen as a justification for racism, not anymore.

Well, us uppity faggots are asking to bask in the same glow of the human fire as other minorities.

Our basic humanity is at stake.

Our basic humanity and equality are fundamental to me.

Those are my fundamental beliefs, yet Quora allows them to be trampled on.


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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot.

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