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Christophobes attack Ben Carson for viral tweet declaring ‘#IamaChristian’

carson-christian1In support of the nine people murdered by the Oregon shooter, GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson issued a tweet with one simple message: “I am a Christian.”  The message, which included the hashtag #IamaChristian, went viral.

While many appreciated his show of support for those murdered for their religious belief, a number of others displayed their Christophobic bigotry with anti-Christian messages.

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Here’s Carson’s short message:

Here’s just some of the responses:

Translation: Carson is Hitler because this hatemonger thinks the German dictator was a practicing Christian.  For what it’s worth, I’ve also been called “little Hitler” for supporting religious freedom.  On a faith and values website no less.  The owner graciously removed the remark, but it shows the level of hate many have of Christians and Christianity.

https://twitter.com/Blob_Fish/status/650299997032808448

One person was clearly clueless:

Some displayed their Christophobia by Photoshopping the image:

https://twitter.com/PuncherJetpack/status/650059603196182528

This one probably demonstrates the maturity level of the left better than anything I could say:

https://twitter.com/Pazzjurist/status/650055039000690688

More hatred and stupidity followed:

https://twitter.com/JoeyFotoFr/status/650139201787179009

Let this be an object lesson, folks.  When liberals speak of “tolerance,” this is what they really mean.  I’ve said it time and again: Liberalism, at its core, is an ideology of rage and hate.  And liberals prove it every single day.

It’s no wonder Tennessee Lt. Governor Ron Ramsey warned Christians to arm themselves.

H/T The Right Scoop

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Joe Newby

A 10-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Joe ran for a city council position in Riverside, Calif., in 1991 and managed successful campaigns for the Idaho state legislature. Co-author of "Banned: How Facebook enables militant Islamic jihad," Joe wrote for Examiner.com from 2010 until it closed in 2016 and his work has been published at Newsbusters, Spokane Faith and Values and other sites. He now runs the Conservative Firing Line.

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