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Phil Robertson, Gramsci, and Tolerance
American Thinker, by Clarence Vindex

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 12/27/2013 6:35:10 AM

After several days of hullaballoo regarding Phil Roberson´s comments, A&E´s resulting suspension, threats of the family to walk, indignation from the PC crowd, Conservatives rising in defense, point, counterpoint, and arguments about rights or lack thereof, one can see with some clarity what it means to embrace the progressive virtue of "tolerance." This Newspeak term has become a buzzword to suggest that we should all simply tolerate people, lifestyles, beliefs, actions, and the like that are different from our own, because from a value standpoint they´re basically all the same. In the ideal, this would mean that people from all

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 12/27/2013 6:48:34 AM     (No. 9669168)

It is NOT tolerance they are after. They want us to embrace, confirm, and acknowledge that their way is not only okay and acceptable, but the preferred way.

Talk to the hand.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 12/27/2013 7:30:17 AM     (No. 9669215)

They don´t want tolerance. They want capitulation.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ruready?, 12/27/2013 7:40:39 AM     (No. 9669231)

Quit prissing in front of me and then we´ll talk. What do I hate? Things being crammed down my throat.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Teleologicus, 12/27/2013 9:22:08 AM     (No. 9669355)

American universities -which is where the problems we face really originate - are full to overflowing with this stuff. I am delighted to see it being brought to light and exposed to public view. It is like turning over a rock and seeing all the crawlies underneath. Antonio Gramsci has been a powerful inspiration for the New Left from the beginning. The American Thinker piece describes what cultural Marxists call "the Long March through the institutions" of culture. The allusion to the Long March is in honor of Chairman Mao.

Another individual of enormous importance in the corruption and destruction of academia is Herbert Marcuse. It is easy to learn more about these Marxists, whose tenured radical disciples control the education of American children, and who are really responsible for bringing us Barack Obama and the radical Left Democratic party.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mickturn, 12/27/2013 10:44:52 AM     (No. 9669516)

This has nothing to do with tolerance, it has everything to do with coercion and illegal activity damaging others.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Pinchem, 12/27/2013 12:39:22 PM     (No. 9669721)

I believe most Gays are quiet people, go about their lives and don´t flaunt their sexual preferences. Most heteros have accepted them as acquaintances or friends yet each live their own lives privately.

I think what is sad here is that groups like GLAAD make a mockery of the quiet gays and are too stupid to realize they are hurting ALL gays in the country where eventually none of them will be tolerated. Eventually they are going to wish they had kept their mouth shut and live a quiet life.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: saguni, 12/27/2013 4:42:46 PM     (No. 9670016)

Coerce my approval against my will
In my heart, I´ve the same opinion still

I think there is a large number of quietly living normal people who have been "biting their tongue" squelching a reaction to the outlandish things being forced into their lives that they would rather not have to explain to their young children, and they are fed up with being dismissed as "unnatural" when they want the world to respect biologically viable sexual relationhips.

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