Sep 19, 2003 · The whole idea of hate speech has a dubious basis in the law. Hate crime legislations set certain groups apart as deserving of special protections. Christians do not defend physical violence against anyone--homosexuals included, and call for the full prosecution of any who would resort to violence or asault.Author: Albert Mohler. The mischief charges were filed against me and Canadian pro-family activist Bill Whatcott after AFTAH has condemned draconian punishments against homosexuals (such as “solutions” prescribed by Hate Speech (Laws), Homosexual Hate, Homosexual Hate Speech, Left-wing activism, News, Political Correctness vs. Truth, Politics of "Hate.
Aug 05, 2004 · Nevertheless, the fact that the bill passed in the Senate sends the nation an urgent warning, and the logical jump from "hate crimes" legislation to codes against "hate speech" is small indeed. Where this leads, of course, is to the eradication of all criticism of homosexuality itself.Author: Albert Mohler. Because of these comments, he was arrested, charged with inciting hatred against homosexuals, and sentenced to serve 30 days in prison. On April 29, 2004, Canada adopted a bill similar to the one established by Sweden, in which speech against homosexual behavior was added to the list of hate crimes (Robinson, 2004).
Jun 19, 2016 · Simply expressing opposition to homosexuality from a religious perspective, not accompanied by incitement to violence, should not be classified as unlawful "hate speech". The terrible events at the Pulse gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, where 49 people were killed by a man claiming to act in the name of the so-called "Islamic State" group, have naturally generated. Fairness, it seems, is for the homosexuals. Bigotry, it seems, is for those against homosexuality. Chilling Effect on Free Speech. Hate crime legislation could have a natural chilling effect on freedom of speech. How many people are afraid to say anything negative about homosexuality lest they fear retribution at work, being ridiculed, etc.?