Our media outlets, including this paper, should also do a little research before airing or printing the opinions of the zealots. The media has a duty to present a balanced view of the facts, not just opinions.
In a well informed, civil society, people tolerate diverse race, religion, sexual orientation, political belief and various life styles.
When the majority takes away a freedom enjoyed by a minority - not for any valid reason, but just because they can - we are on the slippery slope.
Not much I can say about that.
It's sad but most of the decent stuff I read is just from letters to the editor or comments.