Intense disputes over social issues are a feature, not a flaw, of a functioning democracy.

I am, however, calling for a dramatic reassessment of tactics. We need [to] adopt certain rules of engagement—norms to rein in the worst excesses of the culture wars.

Orrin Hatch

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