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One response to “Warning: Anti-Gay States May be Hazardous to Your Health”

  1. Ed Allan

    Well, let’s face it. Living in anti-gay states is generally hazardous to ANYBODY’s health!

    While there is not necessarily a causation factor, there’s certainly pretty much a 1:1 correlation between states that are anti-gay, infested by Fundamentalist Christianists, and controlled by Republicans on the one hand and states with worse than national average rates of early pregnancy, low birthweight, infant mortality, marital break-ups, households living below the poverty line, violent crime, and many other not-so-nice things. The connections can be readily devised from the Census Bureau. The question of causation is a matter of personal interpretation, and in some instances there may be a “chicken-and-egg” phenomenon.

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