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By Emily Ward | November 19, 2018 | 1:30 PM EST
(CNSNews.com) -- A Christian student senator at the University of California-Berkeley is facing pressure from her peers to resign from the Associated Students of the University of California (ASUC), the school’s officially recognized student organization, because she abstained from an Oct. 31 vote about the legal definition of gender.
Isabella Chow, a junior, abstained from an ASUC resolution that opposed the “Trump administration’s proposed definition of sex under Title IX.”
“I cannot vote for this bill without compromising my values and my responsibility to the community that elected me to represent them,” Chow wrote in a statement on Facebook. “As a Christian, I personally do believe that certain acts and lifestyles conflict with what is good, right, and true. I believe that God created male and female at the beginning of time, and designed sex for marriage between one man and one woman.”
Many of Chow’s peers were angered by her refusal to vote in favor of the resolution. The Queer Alliance Resource Center at U.C. Berkeley created a petition calling for her resignation. CalTV released a statement condemning her. Her own political party, Student Action, disaffiliated with her.
the United States is at what some call a tipping point, what others may call a Fourth Turning? Whatever you call it, the American republic is in its last days. This is too scary for many to contemplate, but there’s something far scarier:
The so-called Left, ever violent since its French Revolution birth and as power hungry as ever, wholly controls the culture: the media, mainstream and social; academia; and entertainment. This means it controls long-term politics, since the latter is downstream of culture.
Trump’s 2016 victory will not MAGA; it was merely a stay of execution, a prolonging of the inevitable.
But this isn’t your grandfather’s Democrat Party. Voters this time empowered socialistic to socialist to closet-communist, sexual devolutionary, rabble-rousing, low-I.Q., no virtue, ignorant freaks who often encourage political violence by their Antifa-Brownshirt useful idiots. So it’s not your great-grandfather’s America, either.
“The philosophy of the schoolroom in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next,” the apocryphal saying goes. Today’s brainwashing, not just by academia but also media and entertainment, is intense. Moreover, we can’t MAGA unless we MAMA — Make America Moral Again. As Ben Franklin put it, “Only a virtuous people are capable of freedom.
originally posted by: Annee
We don't need to be going backwards in Equal Rights.
And no ones taking her religion away.
originally posted by: six67seven
a reply to: ElectricUniverse
She should be applauded for standing up for HER personal values, as opposed to caving under the pressure of ridiculous hypocrites and their undeveloped and chaotic beliefs.
Progressives...can’t live with them, can’t talk sense to them.
originally posted by: ManBehindTheMask
"Believe like we tell you to believe or be silenced"
But were the facists.......
originally posted by: Navieko
originally posted by: Annee
She's representing the students.
Not her personal beliefs.
She's representing the people who voted for her to represent them. Typically that'd be because those people agree with her personal beliefs.