December 11, by trebord. He is not addressing morality, whether Bible-based or other. What he is touching on, in his opinion, is the Constitution. Looking at the Constitution as NOT touching on marriage, he comes to the thought that the government has no business in the marriage business. Allowing gay people to marry is of no concern to the government.
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But he is a very influential libertarian entertainer, and that worries me. Either Beck is someone to be taken seriously because he can sway the opinions of multitudes or he is someone that we can safely ignore. What do you think? Is there a concern that Beck will be able to sway his audience into believing that gay marriage will not harm the country?
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While Beck should not be concerned about what the Post or other liberal media think of him or his rally, the fact is that his AWOL status in the cultural war has not gone over well with conservatives who were in this battle for morality when Beck was still a Top 40 DJ and years away from national prominence. Obama education official Kevin Jennings has said he was inspired by Hay to pursue a career of homosexual activism. His website is full of articles about how the founders regarded homosexuality as a crime against nature and believed in the sanctity of marriage between a man and a woman. This may sound harsh, but Beck, now in a public position of power and influence, is on the spot like never before.
Is Glenn Beck a gay marriage advocate? Beck, a convert to Mormonism, weighed in on the Proposition 8 ruling on the O'Reilly Factor Wednesday night, saying that he does not think the government "has anything to do with marriage. That is a religious rite.