Thou shalt not invoke the name of your god to oppress others
About Warren Blumenfeld
Dr. Warren J. Blumenfeld is author of Warren’s Words: Smart Commentary on Social Justice (Purple Press); co-editor ofReadings for Diversity and Social Justice (Routledge) and Investigating Christian Privilege and Religious Oppression in the United States (Sense); editor of Homophobia: How We All Pay the Price (Beacon Press), and co-author of Looking at Gay and Lesbian Life (Beacon Press).
The Religious Freedom Restoration Act begs the question, do you treat others as you want to be treated or as they want?
What follows is the transcript of a (fictitious) speech delivered by Senator-Pastor Ted Cruise-Control at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, April 1, 2015.
Many words and phrases in the USA promote oppression based on sex, sexuality, and gender identity and expression.