Washington Anti-Equality Ad Stokes Fear With Children’s Narration


The newest campaign ad against Referendum 74, Washington’s ballot question to uphold marriage equality law, uses children to raise fears that same-sex marriage somehow hurts children and families. It reiterates the campaign’s claim that conservatives “respect the freedom of others” because of same-sex couples’ separate-but-equal relationship recognition, and goes on to suggest that LGBT activists are somehow “bullying” people to abandon their beliefs. The ad is distortion and fear-mongering at its most revolting: