Same-Sex Marriage

No bias in Prop 8

In the Sept. 18 editorial by Mr. Thomas Elias, the opinion argues that Proposition 8 is a test for whether bias still exists, the indictment being that an opinion favorable to Proposition 8 is intolerant, bigoted, and otherwise unfairly "biased." I agree that homophobia should never be tolerated. But, the supposition that support for Proposition 8 is biased is pure hypocrisy. We are all biased, and there's nothing wrong with that. Mr. Elias's opinion, however, hijacks "bias" to imply ill-intent.

The recent editorial suggests that Proposition 8 is "prejudiced" because no one has "proven" that the social experiment in same-sex...

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