Rewriting Romney’s Liberty U speech

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At his commencement speech at Liberty University, formerly known as Liberty Baptist College founded by The Reverend Jerry Fallwell, Mitt Romney repeatedly talked about good deeds while only mentioning Christianity. It was Christian chest-thumping at its worst, a speech in which Romney had nothing good to say about your religion if your religion isn’t Christian.

In the Rewrite, msnbc’s Lawrence O’Donnell highlighted two other politicians who previously challenged very religious audiences, showing us it can be done with respect and without pandering.

 

Mitt Romney and The Last Word The Rewrite

Rewriting Romney's Liberty U speech

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