Tuesday, May 27, 2008

What's Wrong with Oklahoma?

By Richard L. Fricker
May 28, 2008

Democrats – divided into warring camps behind Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton – might want to take a look at Oklahoma to see what the future could hold if their party fails to unite, letting right-wing evangelicals and neoconservatives have their way.

The Republican-dominated Oklahoma legislature is defining the frontier of xenophobic immigration laws, anti-Muslim bigotry, gay bashing and encouragement of gun-toting students – with Democratic legislators often too timid to resist.

Read on.


Anonymous said...

What is wrong with OKLAHOMA?
NOTHING. The news media and comments are, again, ignoring the fact that there is a difference between "immigrant" and ILLEGAL ALIEN.

Anonymous said...

Well, congratulations Fricker. Your article was picked up by the Dubai-based Islamonline. They follow closely the progress or lack there of about Islam in our state.

Way to go!