Child Gets Death Threats For Marriage Views

Mark Shea found this story about Sarah Crank, who is facing death threats for her testimony for the Maryland Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee in support of traditional marriage.

Here’s what Sarah said:

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Yes, I know. I can feel the pure hatred just radiating off her.

And here’s how the Forces of Tolerance(TM) reacted:

From YouTube:  “My god I hate people like this. Most (not all) Americans are [expletive] retards.  If I ever see this girl, I will kill her.  That’s a promise.”
Other entries:  “Her parents should be exterminated.”

“The [sic] is why abortion must stay legal – to prevent little bigots like this from being Born…”

“Kill this child and his [sic] parent, for my 11 birthday would be a wonderful gift, thanks.”

“Her belief is hurting other people.  I will attack her as much as I please.”

“Parents like hers should be sterilized…”

“I’m gonna kill ‘er!”

Of course, I remember all those traditional marriage supporters who threatened children with death for speaking in front of a legislature for a couple of minutes. Here are their hated-filled, spittle-flecked comments:





Just remember the dominant narrative: we’re the “haters.”

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