Coming Out of Left Field

Wednesday, March 01, 2006

Seven stand up

Kudos to Geri Denterlein, Donna Gittens, Paul LaCamera, Brian Leary, Gadsby Hannah, Peter Meade, Colette Phillips, and Micho Spring, who know discrimination when they see it:

Seven Catholic Charities board members resign to protest bishops' move

What I find most disturbing about this (aside from Romney's flip-flop about the issue) is the bishops' invocation of "religious freedom" as a justification. Since when did the adoption process become a religious rite? And since when did promoting your own beliefs about homosexuality become more important than making sure children who need good homes get them? Seems like the bishops forgot all about the "Charities" half of Catholic Charities.

Technorati: GLBT rights, adoption

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