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By Paul Kengor, American Spectator, December 18, 2022
Paul Kengor is Editor of The American Spectator. Dr. Kengor is also a professor of political science at Grove City College, a senior academic fellow at the Center for Vision & Values, and the author of over a dozen books, including A Pope and a President: John Paul II, Ronald Reagan, and the Extraordinary Untold Story of the 20th Century, The Politically Incorrect Guide to Communism, and Dupes: How America’s Adversaries Have Manipulated Progressives for a Century.
In today’s America, that of the depraved 2020s, corporate America doesn’t dare utter the word “Christmas” in December but spends the entire month of June drooling about gay pride. Our cultural revolutionaries resist calling a Christmas tree a Christmas tree (in my native Pittsburgh, it’s the grotesquely offensive “Unity Tree”), but they fly rainbow flags for a full month every summer. There’s no room for Christ at the inn, but drag queens are welcomed at the local library. Bullied and blackmailed by LGBTQ fanatics, even NASCAR touts gay pride logos, and the NFL launched an absurd “Football Is Gay” TV ad campaign. The NFL promotes Black Lives Matter literally across its endzones, but this year disrespects Christmas Day and Christmas Eve by running a full spate of football games.
Xmas is out; LGBTQ is in.
The contrast is clear not only during Gay Pride Month. A reader a few weeks ago sent me a company email issued by the 20-something HR hack informing employees that in November “we recognize” Intersex Day of Remembrance (Nov. 8), Transgender Awareness Week (Nov. 13–19), and Transgender Day of Remembrance (Nov. 20). …