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He said he then left the store briefly to visit the airport's chapel before returning.
"By the fourth time she mentioned it, I felt God wanted me to express how I felt about the matter, so I did
..... Vidala, who had been employed for just a matter of weeks
Originally posted by OldDragger
It has zip to with free speech or PC.
It's a simple as respecting others beliefs.
Work is not a platform for people to express their religious beliefs.
As an employer I have the right to maintain a stable environment, I pay people to produce for my business , any intefrence in that makes somebody an unproductive employee, and I will terminate them.
Express your religion outside of my employment, it's not part of of your job description and I don't pay you to do that.
My business does not exist to further your self expression in any way , shape or form.
Originally posted by HotSauce
Well just read this for yourself. I would love to get feedback on how people view this.
Vidala said he felt "intentionally goaded" by the manager to comment on her relationship.
"She knew how I felt about homosexuality," he said. "When you talk to someone about something like that, you want their support. She was kind of looking into my eyes for that social cue for me to say, 'I'm happy for you.' But I really couldn't feel happy for her."
This guy gets fired for speaking his religious views. So does this mean we can fire people for talking about Allah all the time at work?
I guess now days you cannot even speak your mind unless it is ran through the Politically Correct filter.
[edit on 7-11-2009 by HotSauce]
But he probably clearly signed a statement when hired that you can't discriminate against sexual orientation, so he is not allowed to publicly condemn it.
Very characteristic of the "homo" agenda. destroy the existence of any other point of view than pro-homo.