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Be Careful What You Call Persecution

The suspension of Phil Robertson from the Duck Dynasty television program by A&E has certainly been a huge story that has garnered a lot of attention. For those of you living in a cave, Robertson talked about his Christian faith in an interview for a magazine and spoke of homosexuality being a sin. A&E yielded to pressure from the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation and suspended him from his own show. The backlash was swift and sure with people all over the country supporting Robertson and some already organizing a boycott of A&E. As I watched my Twitter feed Wednesday night every other tweet seemed to be about Robertson and the censoring of his religious views by A&E. While GLAAD and other leftist groups preach tolerance and diversity they seem to forget their own admonitions when it comes to Christians and our beliefs. Apparently, tolerance and diversity is only allowed if you agree with them, their views and […] → Keep reading