The other day the Arizona State Legislature passed an idiotic bill that, in the guise of protecting religious freedom, pretty much made it open season for anyone to discriminate against anyone else. The bill’s reach was potentially unlimited, but the most obvious target was the LGBT community who many hardcore Christians believe are the devil’s spawn or something.
When the bill passed, criticism began to rain down on ‘Zona from everywhere. Today, Governor Jan Brewer, who can hardly be tagged with the dreaded “Liberal” label because of her stands on other issues like gun control and illegal aliens, vetoed the bill saying it “could divide Arizona in ways we could not even imagine and no one would ever want.” You can read more in this CBC report.
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