After the media fallout from his CNN interview in which he stated he believes homosexuality is a choice, Dr. Ben Carson says he has decided not to talk about same-sex marriage anymore. While speaking of the CNN interview on Sean Hannity’s radio show, Carson said:
First of all, it was a 25-minute interview, they chopped — and you see what part they emphasized. We talked about some really important things, none of that was brought up. But, I did learn something very important, for certain networks, never do a pre-taped interview…”
When asked about his decision to avoid discussing same-sex marriage anymore, Carson told Sean Hannity:
I simply have decided, that I’m not going to really talk about that issue anymore because every time I’m gaining momentum, the liberal press says ‘let’s talk about gay rights.’ And I’m just not going to fall for that anymore…”
More coverage, including the radio interview, can be found here.