Jefferson Was A Raving Liberal.

Discussion in 'Politics' started by Jimbee68, Jun 8, 2024.

  1. Jimbee68

    Jimbee68 Member

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    I know you conservatives say Thomas Jefferson was a raving liberal. Because he supported things like tolerance and the separation of church and state. And you're right. He was a radical.

    For example, in 1779 in the Virginia Assembly, he wrote Bill 64. And it was way too tolerant. Sheez!

    It said:

    "Whosoever shall be guilty of Rape, Polygamy, or Sodomy with man or woman shall be punished, if a man, by castration, if a woman, by cutting thro' the cartilage of her nose a hole of one half diameter at the least."

    What? Just castration? No dismembering? The guy was a jerk.
  2. wooleeheron

    wooleeheron Brain Damaged Lifetime Supporter

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    Jefferson was the only poetic one among the bunch, he could actually read and write so, of course, he was liberal by definition.
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