GOP Candidate Uses Anti-Gay Slur In Campaign Ad

A Republican Senate candidate is using an anti-gay slur in a new campaign ad.

“A Republican candidate for U.S. Senate from New Hampshire denounced “liberal, socialist pansies” in a recent ad — “pansy” being a dated but once-common antigay slur.

“I didn’t spend my life defending this country to let a bunch of liberal, socialist pansies squander it away,” military veteran Donald Bolduc says in the 15-second ad, airing on cable television. “I’m Don Bolduc, I approve this message, and I’m asking for your vote.”” [READ MORE]