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Attacks on BOE chairman amount to religious bigotry

By David Shapiro

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 13, 2014

~~<p>Attempts by gay rights activists and atheists to unseat Don Horner from the Board of Education because he's a volunteer Bible teacher with New Hope Diamond Head are an outrageous display of religious bigotry.</p>
<p>Critics accused the former bank CEO of conflicts of interest and lack of transparency, but their main theme during a three-hour Senate hearing on his nomination for a second term was punishing him because conservative Christian churches opposed same-sex marriage.</p>
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Attempts by gay rights activists and atheists to unseat Don Horner from the Board of Education because he's a volunteer Bible teacher with New Hope Diamond Head are an outrageous display of religious bigotry.

Critics accused the former bank CEO of conflicts of interest and lack of transparency, but their main theme during a three-hour Senate hearing on his nomination for a second term was punishing him because conservative Christian churches opposed same-sex marriage. Login for more...



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