Just when you thought they couldn’t sink any lower.
Russia – where a recent law decriminalized domestic violence – and Malaysia – where much of the country lives under Sharia law – are the models that the delightful Family Coalition (or, to give it its proper name: ‘The Coalition of Men Who Want to Control the Lives of Women, Children and Gays’) want Romania to follow.
What are they fuming about now? Disney’s new version of Beauty and the Beast, which features a mildly camp character. The coalition want the kid’s film given an adults-only rating.
Not a word about the measles epidemic currently killing babies all over Romania. Maybe that’s because the coalition is – like all good organisations stuck in the middle ages – opposed to vaccination.
And to think that back in November when we wrote about how the coalition’s ultimate aim is to create in Romania a fundamentalist state more similar to Saudi Arabia and Iran than a modern European nation people said we were exaggerating…