Friday, January 15, 2010

Proving Animus

The Daily Dish - The Atlantic
January 14, 2010
One fascinating aspect of the Prop 8 trial is whether the proposition was a good faith effort to support what its backers think of as traditional marriage, or whether it was a campaign driven by animus to a small minority. Of course, proving intent on this is hard. Except when it isn't. The deposition of one of the "Official Proponents" of Prop 8, Harry Tam, is pretty devastating:

Question: “And it is your understanding that part of the gay agenda is legalizing underage sex?”

Answer: “Right.” [Link]

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