They are entitled to the same protected status as other recognized minority groups.
While the framers of the 14th Amendment may not have had them in mind during the drafting and ratification process, there is no historical evidence of an intent to exclude them. And anyway, that was then and this is now.
This means we have to live with them even when we don't want to, have to share bathrooms with them, have to hire them, and can't fire them unless we have a clearly documented reason.
In other words, we're stuck.
Via The Telegraph, 'Liberal gene' discovered by scientists:
The research suggests that some people have an inherent bias against conservative thinking, that is independent of their education or upbringing.
The effect is caused by a neurotransmitter in the brain called DRD4 which could be stimulated by the novelty value of left of centre opinions, say US researchers.
In people who are naturally outgoing, the feature encourages them to seek out companions with unconventional views as they grow up.Question of the Day:
This in turn means they tend to form less conventional political viewpoints as adults, according to the study by the University of California and Harvard.
If they could test for it in utero, would it change your view on abortion?-------------------------------------------
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