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03/27/2013

Ruben Diaz Jr. comes out for marriage equality; shows changing tide

by Jeremy Hooper

Screen Shot 2013-03-27 At 3.08.27 Pm Yesterday, his exceedingly anti-gay father (seen at left) appeared at the National Organization For Marriage's pro-discrimination march. Today, the Bronx Borough President makes his own statement:

“After considerable deliberation and introspection, I support marriage equality.

“My decision, which comes after years of thought and reflection on the issue, is informed by the experiences I have had with close friends, family and loved ones.
Statement from Borough President Diaz
RE: Marriage Equality/Defense of Marriage Act [Bronx Borough President's office]

The past vs. the future. Place your bets now.

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