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I came across this in the process of putting together today’s Lynch List. I think this is, in a nutshell, the chill that we Speechers have been harping on about for so long – to a T.
By Michael Baggot
LANGLEY, BC, April 7, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A statement from a director at Focus on the Family confirms that the major Christian organization has been editing its radio programs in order to accord with Canadian “hate crime” laws.
“In particular, our content producers are careful not to make generalized statements nor comments that may be perceived as ascribing malicious intent to a ‘group’ of people and are always careful to treat even those who might disagree with us with respect,” Gary Booker, director of global content creation for Focus, told WorldNetDaily.com.
“Occasionally, albeit very rarely, some content is identified that, while acceptable for airing in the U.S. would not be acceptable under Canadian law and is therefore edited or omitted in Canada.”
Read the rest here.
Reverse chill my ass. Jennifer Lynch is fine. Publishers like LifeSiteNews and S.E. Calgary News are the ones who need to be concerned.