The Massachusetts infection is spreading. Connecticut’s Legislature is debating a bill to create a fiction known as “same-sex marriage” and supporters are using fear, misinformation, and anti-Catholic prejudice to advance it.
This is how you change a fundamental building block of society like the definition of family and marriage: you bully your opponents and intimidate them and demonize them…
In a recent legislative hearing, one of the representatives repeatedly accused a Catholic testifying against the bill of hating homosexuals.
Representative Michael Lawlor, a proponent of homosexual ‘marriage’ repeatedly asserted falsely that Brown, a Catholic, believed homosexual people were intrinsically evil. Lawlor, joined by Senator Edwin Gomes continued this line of attack even after [Brian] Brown [executive director of the Family Institute of Connecticut] repeatedly insisted that he agreed with the Catholic Church’s position that homosexual acts, and not homosexual persons are intrinsically evil.
A transcript of the exchange is available at that link above. Here’s a representative sampling: