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Emails shared with CNN by the Texas Department of Public Safety detail a trooper-medic expressing concerns to a supervisor over the inhumane treatment of migrants along the border in Eagle Pass, Texas.

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[-] Aux -4 points 11 months ago

Religion is always conservative, that's why Russian Communists destroyed churches and killed clerics.

[-] DigDoug 4 points 11 months ago

Religion is always socially conservative. Fiscal conservatism doesn't tend to jive with the teachings of most religions.

The fact that they tend to vote conservative anyway may show where their priorities lie, but I wasn't lying when I said that most pastors were socialists in the early 20th century - it should be a natural consequence of believing in the teachings of Jesus.

[-] Aux 1 points 11 months ago

The teaching of Jesus is to obey your master.

[-] DigDoug 1 points 11 months ago

A teaching of Jesus is to obey your master. Hence that whole social conservatism thing.

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