U.N. ‘Expert’: Religious Liberty Must Yield to LGBT Demands

Breitbart.com reports: “A U.N.-certified ‘expert’ on sexual orientation and gender identity declared Wednesday that religious communities must yield to the demands of LGBT persons to avoid charges of violence and discrimination.

Freedom of religion or belief need not be incompatible with equality for LGBT persons, Victor Madrigal-Borloz asserted in his address to the U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva, as long as religious groups accept the claims of gay and transgender persons.

Religious narratives clashing with the beliefs and lifestyle choices of LGBT persons, however, are ‘beyond the scope of the right freedom of religion or belief,’ said Madrigal-Borloz, dubbed by the U.N. ‘the Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.’

Predictably, the U.N. Council did not call on an expert in religious freedom to offer a counterpoint to the position of Madrigal-Borloz…”

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