A friend of mine sent me an email tonight, and it's just ridiculous. Apparently, lawmakers in California think they're God now. They're judging some religions to be inferior, and are moving to have these religions classed as second class religions, no longer protected by the first amendment. It's total and complete bull crap is what it is. Who do they think they are? Who gave them the right to judge others' religious beliefs? Of course, the religions they're targeting don't have a lot of practitioners, so there aren't many people to protest them. Luckily, you can do something about it. There is a petition you can sign, saying you disagree with their judgement. In this country, we are all supposed to be free to believe what we want. We are not supposed to be discriminated against because of our beliefs, no matter how unpopular they are. (Obviously, I'm not talking about religions that assert their need for human sacrifices. I'm talking about well established religions, like Wicca.) If you feel as I do, that ALL religions should be protected, then sign the petition here. We need to speak out, or the next thing we know, we'll have an official religion, like England does. It's a quick and easy process. Enter you name, your email addy, and your zip code. Then click the link in your email to prove it's a working email addy. That's it. (Feel free to opt out of updates. I did!!) I hope lots of you will sign this. It needs to be brought to the attention of all of us who value our freedoms.
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