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  1. not surprising that the RC church is dabbling its fingers in politics again, afterall it always was principally a political power structure – not much Xian love wsated there.

    Ratzinger always was a political player – right from his time in th Hitler Youth. It’s now so out in the open that maybe something ought to be done about it.

  2. Bill Perdue, RainbowRED 28 May 2008, 7:19pm

    The roman cult, i.e. jesuchristos, Ltd. is engaged in massive voter fraud. They’re launched a campaign to scapegoat the GLBT communities, in this case concentrating on the reproductive rights of lesbians and women in general. It’s in line with their ongoing efforts to scapegoat gays instead of acknowledging their own depraved efforts to empower and protect child rapists.

    This worldwide campaign is orchestrated by vermin like Ratzinger and his predecessor Wojtyła, George Bush’s cunning ‘guide to the spirit world’. The two of them jointly directed a global reactionary campaign against same sex marriage.

    These vermin should lose their tax exempt status. If fortune tellers, science fiction writers, Ouija board readers and ghost-channeling psychics, none of whom are especially keen on voter fraud have to pay income taxes then why shouldn’t jesuchristos Ltd have to pay thier fair share. What makes them so special.

    PinkNews has made an excellent suggestion. The GLBT communities should direct some of their time and effort into defeating the PinkNews short list of misogynists and bigots who voted against reproductive rights for lesbians and women in general. The Thatcherites will whine and whimper that this will result in 18 at-risk Tories taking the short walk to the chopping block vs. only 6 from Labour and 3 from the Lib Dems. In my mind that makes it all the more gratifying and worthwhile.

  3. Robert, ex-pat Brit 28 May 2008, 8:53pm

    The Vatican should not be interfering in the political system of any society, who gives a damn about catholics anyway and who gives a damn what christians or any others think? The majority of them are psychotic, damaged goods, insecure, many lack an education and many have unresolved issues about sex in general and about their own orientation. Lets not forget, the Vatican was pretty silent during WW2 while the holocaust was occuring. If they were that christian, people like Pope Pius XII would have taken a stand and if necessary laid down his life for those poor souls who perished in the death camps. The fact is, he never really took a stand on any of it let alone spoke out, neither did any other cult leader. They were pretty silent during WW2. Just check the website attached and you’ll find out just exactly how this evil cult operates, among others.

    All religious cults that practice discrimination should have their tax-exempt status removed and the Church of England should be disestablished for taking pink tax pounds to prop up its vile existence and persistent discrimination against LGBT people. Read on….

  4. Robert, ex-pat Brit 28 May 2008, 8:59pm

    The Church of England should also be disestablished since it uses pink tax pounds to prop up its vile existence, its lavish lifestyles granted to the higher echelons of its hierarchy. About time its tax-exempt status were revoked as well as that of any cult that advocates discrimination in equality and the delivery of goods and services as well as free speech. No opt out clauses ever and nobody should be above the law in a democracy. None of them have the right to debate in the political arena when they’re not paying taxes instead of leeching off of society. Like the Roman cult, nothing but parasites. About time it ended.

  5. Robert, ex-pat Brit 28 May 2008, 9:11pm

    Bill, you will note that out of 25 frontbench Tories, no fewer than 17 of them voted against Lesbian fertility legislation including Cameron. Quite revealing but not surprising!

  6. Bill Perdue, RainbowRED 28 May 2008, 10:40pm

    Robert, it’s not suprising at all. Cameron is a bigot in sheeps clothing and those who defend him are self loathing victims of internalized homophobia.

  7. Robert, ex-pat Brit 29 May 2008, 1:45pm

    Yes, Bill! Say what they like about Gordon Brown and I’m not a huge fan of his, at least he did the decent and humane thing by voting for and supporting lesbian fertility rights, another step forward for equality. Any woman who voted against those rights is herself a mysoginist. ALL women deserve the right to choose what they do with their bodies.

  8. Not only did Ratinzer say Heil Hitler during his youth, but his previous job most closely analogs the secret police of the old soviet union, designed to crush dissent. Hopefully, without a shot being fired, the Catholic church will self destruct, just as the soviet union self destructed. For they both only stood for power and money, and the utilization of hatred and scapegoating of one or another group, to maintain their power.

    And let’s not forget – It was the catholic church,which joined with the emperors of Rome, who gave the world the 1000 years of the dark ages, and the murder of tens of millions of Muslims in the name of their God. No wonder that society finds it so easy to hate us, for societies have long long memories, their tragedies become part of their culture.

    And the church burned perhaps a million women at the stake as witches, all in the name of God. And tortured and murdered 10s of thousands of ‘heretics’ for daring to say the popes scientific delusions, e.g the earth was flat, were wrong.

    And the church gave the world the Hatred of the Jews. And that hatred was used by Hitler, himself born Catholic, to gain absolute power and control, the result being wwii.

    And todays scapegoat is the gays. For the church always needs someone upon which to focus hate, that their parishioners are blinded to their crimes, including the rapes of untold numbers of boys and girls by priests who mentality was perverted by the churches puritanistic stand on sex. And then the heirarchy hid this problem for decades. Nice people. But really, perhaps theyy represent one of the greatest lies in all of history.

    But you English people are doing so well for gay people. I congratulate you, and can only say that I am totally ashamed of my country, called America, which is led right now by the emperor Bush, in concert with the right wing churches. Just plain terrible.

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