Politics – The Huffington Post
MSNBC host Joe Scarborough came to the defense of business owners while discussing Indiana’s controversial Religious Freedom Reformation Act.
On Wednesday, Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski and the “Morning Joe” panel were discussing the legislation, which makes it legal for individuals or companies to cite religious freedom if sued for discrimination by, say, someone in the LGBT community.
Scarborough said that while he would not discriminate against an LGBT person, he cannot pass judgment on a small-town florist with ingrained religious views who does not want to service a gay couple’s wedding.
These are firmly held beliefs that people have had for thousands of years, and you can call it bigotry if you want to, but just because the attitude in the United States of America has changed over the past decade doesn’t mean that we…
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