Gov. Chris Gregoire, after two years of struggling with the gay marriage issue, has finally decided to throw her Catholic faith and thousands of years of social law under the bus of political correctness.
And (no surprise here) the editorial staff of The News Tribune agrees with her (editorial, 1-6). Of course they think it should be done by a democratic process, but if that fails they assure us it will be crammed down our collective throats by our social engineering courts!
The ramifications of same-sex marriages are huge for our society, and yet we are told that “it is the right thing to do,””the time is ripe” and “it would put Washington on the right side of history.” Yada,yada.
We’ve heard this stuff from them before. In 2008 they sang the praises of that “transformational figure,” Barack Obama. You know how that’s working out. If this foolish advice is allowed to take root it will destroy the foundations of our society.