Decent People Need to Denounce the Crazy

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Posted: May 13, 2022 12:01 AM

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What’s worse, attacking people’s homes and neighborhoods or disrupting religious services? The answer, of course, is both are completely unacceptable. These are not things normal people need to debate. A man’s home is his castle. Does that ring a bell? It’s an English legal concept adopted by the American founders and reflected in the U.S. Constitution’s Fourth Amendment. Families shelter in homes to protect each other from the outside world. It’s a sanctuary. Accosting people in churches is even worse; they’re literally sacred places. Anyone who violates these fundamental concepts will pay a steep price politically. More importantly, anyone taking these radical steps is furthering America’s sad decline.

In the wake of the leaked draft of the Supreme Court abortion decision, left-wing groups began agitating online. They posted the home addresses of the conservative justices. They called for “direct action” at those homes. They called for allies to disrupt church services.

The Biden administration was silent. The press secretary was asked directly about

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