Originally Posted by cutthemdown
If a person goes to give a speech at an organization does that mean he should have to have all their beliefs assigned to him. Or does it mean he is accepting of their positions?
If he went there and just gave a nice talk then he'd pretty much be legitimizing, if not outright endorsing, them and their beliefs. Which is clearly why he backed out, because that's what he was planning to do and he didn't realize how much backlash there was going to be.