We've been pretty harsh on the Chronicle this year, but let's give credit where credit is due: They've at last got someone to write a libertarian piece. Ever since they lost last year's student-scholar Scott Bushee
, the quality of the editorial page has deteriorated, which makes this
easily the best editorial done. Clean, concise and to the point.
The hypocrisy of the government as a whole in dealing with this situation is amazing. Minnesota is one of 14 states that prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation, yet the state prohibits same sex marriage.
In a country that is supposed to be free, there are too many limitations being placed on citizen's rights.
I doubt Ms. Kropp has defended this position consistently, but if she can show it we'll make her a candidate for this year's award.