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Lord Carey warns that same-sex marriage will turn UK into Nazi society

BIRMINGHAM, UK — The former archbishop of Canterbury, Lord Carey, warned an audience at an anti-gay marriage rally in Birmingham on Monday that “Britain risks becoming a totalitarian state as a result of gay marriage, and could go the way of Nazi Germany.”

“Remember that the Jews in Nazi Germany, what started it against them was when they were called names, that was the first stage towards that totalitarian state,” he said. “Why does it feel to us that our cultural homeland and identity is being plundered?”

In UK, Coalition For Marriage blasted for bid to block marriage-equality efforts

LONDON -- Marriage-equality activists condemned today's launch of Coalition For Marriage, an anti-gay group that opposes marriage equality in the United Kingdom.

Lord Carey, the controversial former Archbishop of Canterbury, and Colin Hart, director of the right-wing Christian Institute, hosted a news conference today to announce the coalition's formation.