A Connecticut gay man has pleaded guilty to sending hundreds of threatening letters, including death threats, to the director of a conservative organization opposed to same-sex marriage.


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Leftwing civility: A Connecticut gay man has pleaded guilty to sending hundreds of threatening letters, including death threats, to the director of a conservative organization opposed to same-sex marriage.

Some quotes from his letters:

“No mercy for homophobes,” said one letter, obtained by The Courant. “I suggest you make your funeral arrangements real soon, Mr. Wolfgang. (Trust me. I know.)”

And this:

I sure hope someone blows you away! YER DEAD

Here is what the director of the Family Institute of Connecticut had to say:

“Unfortunately, this is not an isolated incident,” Wolfgang said. “In fact, it is part of a growing and disturbing intimidation campaign among some proponents of same-sex ‘marriage.’ It is clear that their pretense of ‘tolerance’ is over.”

In related news, a just released “Survey on Religious Hostility in America” lists over 600 similar cases, many of which I have reported here on Behind the Black.

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