I came across this interesting graph of how various counties in North Carolina voted on the anti-gay bill.
Ignorance is the soul of bigotry. Nothing makes ignorance durable like faith. And nothing is so potent an antidote to ignorance as education.
As the demographics get younger, rejection of religion increases dramatically. Young people are the future, not just because they are the heirs to the planet, but because they are not bound by old ways of thinking. I freaking love this generation.