Scott Lively, an invited speaker at a Tea Party rally in Boston, Massachusetts on Sunday, called gays “anarchists” who use “fascist tactics” to “prevent you from being able to have civilization for yourself and your children.” Lively, one of the most virulently anti-gay activists on the planet, told the Tea Party audience that gays “lie, they cheat, they steal, they do whatever they can because they’re not bound by the rules that we’re bound by. They don’t live according to the rules of civilization.” Lively added, “we will not be silenced by fascists,” and told the Tea Party crowd, “our constitution was made only only only for a moral and religious people.” Later, Lively said, “I beg you in the name of God, do not allow moles from the Republican Party to drive social issues out of the Tea Party movement.”
While not in the video below, one Tea Party invited speaker told the crowd on Sunday, “we will not be silenced by faggots,” referring, presumably, to the LGBT activists who came to protest Lively and another anti-gay speaker. Also attending the Sunday rally was GOP Congressman Louie Gohmert.
Scott Lively is widely credited for sowing the seeds that created the “Kill The Gays” bill in Uganda, and amplifying anti-gay hate on the African continent. Lively is the head of Abiding Truth Ministries, one of the two Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) certified anti-gay hate groups that were invited to speak. The other certified anti-gay hate group invited to speak was Mass Resistance.
Asked what the consequence of same-sex marriage would be, Lively told the interviewer, “fire and brimstone falling from the sky.”
There can be no more doubt that the Tea Party, whose popularity is quickly waning among the American people according to a brand new ABC News poll, is not a political movement but a conservative social one.
Protestors at Sunday’s Mass Tea Party rally waved confederate flags, while others held iconic yellow “Don’t tread on me” Gadsden flags.
In the video below, released by the Boston Observer, Tea Party members can be seen verbally attacking LGBT activists who were there to protest the presence of Scott Lively, who is being sued in U.S. federal court for crimes against humanity.
Several speakers, in addition to Lively and Camenker, read from the bible over the P.A. system.
The interviewer also asked Camenker, “What’s the downside of gay marriage”,” but Camenker could not offer a response, except to say, “If you gotta ask, there’s no use me trying to tell you.”
Later, Camenker told the interviewer, “I once asked on TV how they consummated marriage. What do you think? What does it involve, what part of the body?”
Camenker apparently is unaware that almost half of all heterosexuals under the age of 45 practice anal sex, according to a CDC report.
Hat tip: Will Kohler at Back2Stonewall, who also has “an exclusive first hand account of the hate and police brutality that protestors against Lively, Camenker and the Tea Party experienced not long after this vide was shot.”
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