[Marxism] The Deification of Matthew Shepard

Les Schaffer schaffer at optonline.net
Thu Sep 10 09:26:18 MDT 2009


David Thorstad forwards:


> This familiar story -- Matthew as a pure, meek victim of anti-gay 
> bigotry -- remains an orthodoxy unquestioned by all but the most 
> ardent gay-rights opponents. In fact, Shepard was a deeply troubled 
> young man. ... There's no question that Shepard's murder was the 
> result of bigotry. But by ignoring Shepard's flaws, supporters of gay 
> rights make a critical mistake.

David Thorstad becomes the first marxmailer to enter my kill file.  this 
is pathetic.

Les





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