Thursday, July 3, 2008

Pagan Bashing

I am appalled that NBC has allowed one of it's commentators to get away with her pagan bashing comment on the Today Show. Is religious intolerance now acceptable on national television?

Pagans are not bad nasty people. We are mothers, fathers, brothers and sisters. We are your co-worker. We donate to charity, we help our neighbor. We are out there and except for those few that are in it for the shock factor, you can not tell us from anyone else. We care about the earth, we care about what is going on in our society and the world. We love our families and our friends. We work, we laugh, we play, we cry. In short, pagans are no different from any one else.

If you feel that religious intolerance has no place on a national T.V. show I urge you to sign the petition that you will find HERE

Or you can send an email to the commentator HERE

No matter what your religion is no one should have the right to bash it. After all religion and spirituality are a personal choice.


Mae said...

Hope you are having a wonderful weekend.

Rose DesRochers said...

It is sad that people are still ignorant towards race, religion, color, and sexual orientation.
I agree that such behavior is unacceptable.

Blue said...

From a fellow pagan/witch, I find it horrible that Kathy Lee Gifford made that statement, but all-in-all not surprised in the least. She's always struck me as the kind to make such a statement.



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