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Sunday, March 18, 2012

Pornographic Politics: Santorum Pledges To Prosecute The Country Into a Better Moral State

If Santorum is the Republican nominee, the prison industrial complex will explode into a bigger monster than it already is. Santorum wants to outlaw all human behaviors that he doesn't personally approve of. In my humble opinion, war is the most obscene of all human activity and Santorum loves wars and killings and murders and bombings and all kinds of human carnage. He's not a guy who has the moral high ground on any issue.
Rick Santorum is continuing his faith-based campaign with a pledge to wipe out pornography in his Administration. The problem is that pornography is lawful and now a multi-billion dollar industry. It is obscenity that can be criminalized, but what is obscene remains exceptionally vague and ill-defined. Indeed, many may find parts of this presidential campaign to border on the obscene.
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Jonathan Turley