By DEXTER DUGGAN
Revolts and rebellions can occur when oppression becomes unbearable. People decide they won’t buckle any longer under hostility and injustice.
As 2015 unfolds, conservative Republicans and Christians see they’re coming under withering attacks by the forces of big-government liberal immorality. And big-money interests who might be thought to support Republicans aren’t rushing to their defense.
Christian vendors like florists and bakers face huge fines and ostracism for daring to honor millennia-old traditional views on historic marriage that the entire society acknowledged only a few years ago.
And on April 25, Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul reportedly said the time for civil disobedience is here when a politician sends the police to get a church pastor’s sermons.
Last fall openly homosexual Houston Mayor Annise Parker’s city lawyers subpoenaed local pastors’ remarks who spoke against her favored “gay rights” ordinance. … Continue Reading