Barbara Gloudon of The Jamaica Observer doesn’t think much of Prime Minister Arthur mentioning religion in the same breath as sex and politics.
She takes him to task after reading a story about the PM’s comments on same-sex unions and prostitution…
It reported Prime Minister Owen Arthur as telling his people that “the church and religion would be central to decisions which his administration makes, including how it deals with contentious issues such as same-sex unions and prostitution.”
… read the entire article link here.
The only question I have for the PM is…
If it is ok to introduce religious factors in making political decisions about prostitution and gay marriage, why is it not ok to consider the same religious factors when considering abortion?
Well, Mr. Prime Minister… trying to have it both ways?