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Democrats’ ‘Equality Act’ that prioritises sexual preference over religion isn’t interested in delivering equality at all

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All three Abrahamic religions have very strict definitions of marriage and gender. All three state that marriage is between a man and a woman, and that God created man and woman in his own image. Each religion believes that there is a purpose to these decrees, and that those purposes are divine.

In the United States, religious people are protected by the government by the First Amendment. This allows freedom of practice and freedom of association, so that people can still be gay or transgender, but it doesn’t force a religious person to accept the way you live at all.

And it seems that the Democrats are not very fond of that.

The Equality Act, which the House of Representatives passed on Thursday, has probably the most inappropriate name of any bit of legislation I have seen in my lifetime. The advertised goal is to pursue equality for LGBTQ groups. There’s just one problem: its definition of equality is incorrect. What it seeks is equity,........

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