All Americans deserve better. No one cares about me. I met the man who said those words while working as a bartender in the Ozark Mountains of northwest Arkansas. It was a one-street town in Benton County.
A response to George R. R. Martin from the author who started Sad Puppies
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At that time homosexual sex was criminalized in Tasmania. He also argued that because the law discriminated against homosexuals on the basis of their sexuality, it violated Article Human Rights Committee Communication No. The Committee found that Mr Young had been discriminated against under Article 26 of the ICCPR and was entitled to an effective remedy, including the reconsideration of his pension application. The Committee noted that the State party [Australia] is obliged to ensure that similar violations of the Covenant do not occur in the future.
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An example of this involved radio personality Dr. Laura Schlessinger, whose planned television show some years ago generated some protest. Laura" changed her mind about homosexuality. I personally heard her say on the radio years ago that she didn't believe that God would give people homosexual desires without allowing them to act on them.
What the New Testament emphasizes--in agreement with the Law of Moses--is that those persons who refuse the grace of God and by their own choice continue in a gay lifestyle, or in heterosexual promiscuity, or in adultery, etc. Such individuals will not be received into the kingdom of heaven unless their life style changes and genuine repentance is demonstrated. This is confirmed in the last chapter of the Bible, "Behold, I am coming soon, bringing my recompense, to repay every one for what he has done. I am the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end. Blessed are those who wash their robes, that they may have the right to the tree of life and that they may enter the city by the gates.