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The Queen "fights for gay rights" . . .
oh really?

New Statesman [UK], by Helen Lewis

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 3/10/2013 4:22:26 PM

Good old The Queen, eh? In between waving and opening garden centres, she´s now become a female Peter Tatchell. At least, that´s what today´s Mail on Sunday front page story would have you believe with its front page headline: Queen fights for gay rights. [Snip] Leaving aside "an historic" - which makes me wince - what is this controversial pledge? It´s the new Commonwealth Charter, which states: "We are implacably opposed to all forms of discrimination, whether rooted in gender, race, colour, creed, political belief or other grounds." Walters reports: The ‘other grounds’ is intended to refer to sexuality

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A different treatment of the subject (pun intended) of the Mail´s report.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Namma, 3/10/2013 5:07:24 PM     (No. 9218308)

why cant the royal family give up just some of their wealth and put it into the medical systme ....maybe more people could be cured instead of turned away to die..ya know that ole socialized medicine thing

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 3/10/2013 5:40:13 PM     (No. 9218349)

Freddy Mercury?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 3/10/2013 8:19:59 PM     (No. 9218465)

#1, search on "where does the royal family get its money?" and read the answers that pop up. You might find helpful information by also searching on "civil list."

Actually, I think you should be asking why Obama and his pals want to kill a system that actually works/worked better than the NHS.

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