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Those are some pretty massive generalizations that fall apart immediately compared with my experiences.

Tell us about your experiences with conservative politics participating in the emancipation of women and minorities, and protecting the environment from industrial plunder.

In my country we have health minister claiming abortion is “the easy way out” for example, and conservative politics telling us that homosexuality is one step removed from bestiality, and allowing same sex marriage will result in people marrying their pets.

At least we aren’t yet at the stage of charging a woman with murder because she failed to avoid being shot in the stomach thus losing her baby.

But we are in the process of building an irrigation pipeline so that cotton and rice farmers in the desert can take all the water from less arid farmlands, and kill a thousand kilometres of river.

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