Prosecutor launches probe of Spanish cardinal-designate on hate-crime charges [CWN]


#1

A retired Spanish bishop who was named a cardinal in January is being investigated on charges of “inciting anti-gay hate,” according to Agence France-Presse.Archbishop Fernando …

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#2

Can’t speak your mind, nowadays; I guess… We all have to think and believe what the government says we have to.


#3

Christian persecution is on the rise and coming to a city near you.


#4

They said it wasnt a slippery slope. They said gay marriage wouldn’t hurt anyone. They said they wouldn’t expect churches to marry gays…


#5

This is not surprising. Just wonder when it will start here.


#6

From what I read in the article, he didn’t say anything hateful. This amounts to prosecution for a thought-crime. Or, for now, just a prosecution for voicing his opinion. Maybe in the future one might be prosecuted just for having incorrect thoughts.


#7

In an age of universal deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.


#8

Probably when the First Amendment is repealed.


#9

The New Inquisition.


#10

It already has. just ask the baker in Colorado sanctioned by the court for not providing a homosexual wedding cake.


#11

Yes, but in many ways we are already on that path without it being repealed.

Watch out for someone with a pen and phone.


#12

Yup. Sad.


#13

:confused::shrug:


#14

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