If you accept that there weren’t any complaints – and you explicitly do – what is there to excuse?
This is the same defense used by people who act completely surprised when yet another courtroom is found to have exclusive Christian symbolism in it. Oh, no one complained so far, so why would you expect anyone to have done anything about it?!
It’s bullshit for the same reason: The fact that such depictions express the attitude that some people are deserving of unequal treatment by the institution. [Read more…]