Rainbow Rascal
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Archive for June 2009

Calling for a speech falls on my deaf ears

June 4, 2009

I was reading this piece at Washington Post’s PostPartisan by Jonathan Capehart. Capehart describes the grumbling in the gay community over President Obama’s perceived inaction on LGBT issues. Capehart goes on to call for Obama to “deliver an address on gay rights akin to his landmark speeches on the Middle East, national security, abortion and […]

Letter to Bigot in Chief

June 1, 2009

Dear President Obama: I am writing to demand that you, as my elected official, act now to achieve full civil rights for gays and lesbians without further delay. Martin Luther King, Jr. said, “A right delayed is a right denied.” Delay and excuses are no longer acceptable! I will take this opportunity to remind you of […]