By Austin Ruse
Center for Family & Human Rights (C-Fam)
WASHINGTON DC, April 7 (C-Fam) Silencing your opponent. That is now the main response of the political left in America.
You have seen the footage of speakers on college campuses being shouted down. You have heard about the liberal professor attacked by students for defending a conservative professor. You have watched black-masked rioters smashing the windows of stores and burning cars.
We are told that views that may conflict with the liberal world-view are no more than violence and hate and therefore may be silenced.
In recent days, C-Fam has come under that kind of attack and I am deeply worried.
C-Fam’s Lisa Correnti was chosen as a public-sector delegate for the Trump Administration to the just-concluded UN Commission on the Status of Women. Almost immediately the left attacked us. They harassed the US State Department for choosing us. The campaign to silence our voice went global. It was covered by the New York Times and Reuters, along with various LGBT blogs and news-sites.
A few days ago, a group of leftwing Democrat Congressmen sent a letter to US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley demanding that C-Fam never be chosen for another delegation and, ominously, that no other pro-life/pro-family group ever be chosen either.
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