Update: appears that as of this evening the website Leadpages shutdown is back up after negative reaction

Leadpages is local to me here in the Twin Cities.  I subscribe to their services and have people I count on as friends who work there.   I feel compelled to call them out on news that they took down a client website because, according to Leadpages, the site's views were 'intolerant'.

I believe Leadpages disrespected its cient and violated a fundamental value of our society, pluralism, that calls us to be tolerant of one another despite our differences in opinion. I had an exchange about that with a defender of Leadpages on Twitter: