What a hateful crew they seem to have over at the right-wing Texas organization/blog AgendaWise Reports. We already knew what they think about gay people. Now we see that their views about women are just as backward and offensive.
Two years ago, Daniel Greer had to step down (temporarily) from his post at AgendaWise after various media outlets reported about his offensive tweets that included slurs like “fag” and suggestions that gay people get AIDS because (apparently) they violate natural law.
Now the Austin-based political news website Quorum Report (subscription required) reports that another AgendaWise blogger, Weston Hicks, this week posted a piece calling women who work around the Texas Capitol “whores” and “concubines.”
Hicks’ weird post suggests that the conservative agenda is being undermined by women who seduce “men with crucial intelligence or strategic access to power”:
Believe it or not, Austin has actual political whores. They don’t think of themselves that way, but others do, and that is what they are. They may be a disgrace to their families, but they are rife in Austin.
In their minds they are just being ‘liberated women,’ only they are professionally rewarded for being ‘liberated’ in the vicinity of men with crucial intelligence or strategic access… Read More