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Disney Unveils First Openly Gay Character…Here’s Why They’re Getting Slammed By the Left

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It’s funny that so many people on the left like to slam the “religious right” for being so legalistic and judgemental. While Christians tend to believe that we’re all sinners who have fallen short of the glory of God and are in need of a Redeemer who will save us by Grace alone, identity politicians have an intricate hierarchy of virtue based on varying degrees of “marginalized” people and the right of those to say or do certain things.

All this is to say that people on the left are far more legalistic and religious than those on the right will ever be, particularly when you consider there’s not even an end to their dramatic displays of virtue signaling and faux outrage.

They seem to simply be competing for who can be the most offended or claim possession of the most victim cards, and this is definitely a contest in which everyone gets a trophy. Yet no one ever seems to be satisfied.

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One of the recent losers in this competition is Disney, who clearly thought they’d nailed a PC win when they decided to unveil their first official openly gay character…and subsequently got slammed for it.

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You see, the LGBT community can’t be happy with this landmark role in a Disney film…because the character is just too cliche.

A source told The Sun that British comedian Jack Whitehall will be playing the character, who will be “hugely effete, very camp and very funny.” Whitehall is not only playing a pretty sterotypical homosexual man, the actor himself is at the very bottom rung of the intersectional caste system: the dreaded straight, white, cisgender male. 

The horror!

Sky News reports:

Omar Sharif Jr, son of the late Oscar-nominated Egyptian actor, asked Disney on Twitter: “Your first significant gay role will be played by a straight white man perpetuating stereotypes? Fail! This ship should sink.”

Fellow actor Chris Salvatore told Disney to “do better”, adding: “Such a dam [sic] shame it’s so hard to find gay actors to play gay roles in Hollywood.”

Actor and producer Emerson Collins added: “It’s too bad there weren’t any out actors who are regularly called some euphemism for ‘too camp’ by casting directors, studios, networks, executives etc. for literally any role who were available for this Disney ‘first’.”

This is everything wrong with left-wing identity politics. It’s why we see, in the freest, safest, and most equal society for the most marginalized members of the intersectional caste system–women, people of color, transgenders, and homosexuals, the constant rhetoric that these groups are in severe danger constantly.

When you constantly seek the validation of man by descending into a neverending spiral of convincing yourself you’re a perpetual victim, you will soon become that–only you’re a victim of your own quest to justify a lifestyle that perhaps you know, deep down, can’t be justified before the Lord.

Maybe if these people stopped trying to force the approval of their fellow man–who can never satisfy the way God can–they would seek the face of a Lord who loves them and will validate their value more than any movie, person, social movement, or attempt to justify something sinful ever can.

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LA County Now Lifting Ban On Indoor Worship Services ‘To Align With Recent SCOTUS Rulings’

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Los Angeles County has decided to finally follow the Constitution and honor the First Amendment right of freedom of religion — a right handed down by God Himself — and lift a ban on indoor church worship services over the weekend after recent Supreme Court rulings in favor of houses of worship. Gee, how nice of them to allow folks to do what God commands them to do and hold services inside a building like normal people. This should never have been something that needed a Supreme Court ruling. The Constitution is pretty clear that the right to freely expression religion is protected. via Daily Wire: “The Los Angeles County Health Officer Order will be modified today to align with recent Supreme Court rulings for places of worship,” the county said in a press release Saturday. “Places of worship are permitted to offer faith-based services both indoors and outdoors with mandatory physical distancing and face coverings over both the nose and mouth that must be worn at all times while on site. Places of worship must also assure that attendance does not exceed the number of people who can be accommodated while maintaining a physical distance of six feet between separate households.” “Public Health strongly recommends that places of worship continue to hold services outdoors, with physical distancing and the use of face coverings to prevent the spread of COVID-19 to congregants and to the entire community,” the release continued. “Because Los Angeles County is experiencing an unprecedented surge of COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, and deaths, every effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19 to congregants and to the entire community is critical. This is an absolute win for religious liberty, one of the most important and fundamental rights our republic was established upon. In fact, it was our forefathers seeking after religious…

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Catholic Priest Says A Prayer For ‘Unborn Child In The Womb’ During The DNC

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A Catholic priest who was called upon to deliver a prayer during the Democratic National Convention no doubt made quite a few folks very, very angry by praying for and making a plea on behalf of unborn children at the end of the event. Rev. James Martin, a Jesuit who has caused quite a stir in the Catholic Church for his writings about gay and transgender issues, prayed that folks who were watching the event would open their hearts to “those most in need,” which included “the unborn child in the womb.” Here’s more on this from The Washington Examiner: “Help to be a nation where every life is sacred, all people are loved, and all are welcome,” he said. Martin confirmed to the Washington Examiner earlier in the week that his prayer would contain explicit references to the unborn. Although a hot-button issue for much of the Democratic primary, abortion did not play a major role in the Democratic convention. Aside from Martin’s prayer, the issue received only minimal attention, with some speakers mentioning it in their speeches. Republicans, by contrast, are gearing up to make a major issue of abortion at the Republican National Convention next week. In addition to several anti-abortion speakers, the Republican National Committee invited Cardinal Timothy Dolan, archbishop of New York, to deliver the convention’s opening prayer. Dolan has previously done so at both the Republican and Democratic conventions, during which he prayed for the protection of the unborn. At the end of the day, abortion is one of the most critical issues to face our culture in modern history. The reason, of course, is because fundamentally, at the core of the issue, is the defense of the most basic right we all have. The God-given right to exist, to live. If we cannot…

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