It’s been a year since the World Vision fiasco, where the hard-core conservatives savaged World Vision for saying that they’d be willing to hire someone who was gay.
I finally figured out why I’m so upset with the whole World Vision fiasco.
Back in late January 2013, a bakery in Gresham, Oregon refused to serve a same-sex couple when they tried to order a wedding cake. Last week, the bakery announced they were closing their store, but would still operate as an in-home business.
This is how not to respond to a national controversy.
Gay rights advocates have long worked towards forcing organizations such as Boy Scouts of America to allow gay members. BSA generally responds that they are a private organization and as such, they are allowed to limit their membership in any way they choose. The rub lies in whether BSA and similar organizations should receive any