RECENT  POSTS:  » NOM spends six figures on North Carolina's Hagan/Tillis US Senate race » Idaho wedding venue can be discriminatory so long as it sticks to new business model » Sunday in Houston: Activists mad that churches were noted for their politicization head to a church—to politicize » Lisa Kudrow thinks my website title is modest, at best » Do you take this man to be your lawfully wedded mission of destruction? » MassResistance's hilarious fourteen-point plan for reinstating marriage discrimination: Get really, really nasty » Concerned Women For America finally learns to call out anti-gay rhetoric » 'Rivka Edelman' responds to me via one of the most bizarre comments I've ever read » Just going to another vendor isn't always easy, isn't good basis for sound policy » Pat Robertson: People who believe in fair nondiscrimination law are 'terrorists, radicals, and extremists'  

« Go back a post || Return to G-A-Y homepage || Haul tail to next post »

01/29/2014

Video: NOM president tells Utah that his is the true civil rights movement

by Jeremy Hooper

Amid suggestions that his personal faith is a perfectly valid reason to deny civil marriage equality to certain kinds of taxpayers, as well the truly egregious idea that his discriminatory cause is the true descendent of movements that abolished slavery and lessens racial prejudice, National Organization For Marriage president Brian Brown performed this act of performance act yesterday evening in the Utah state capitol rotunda:


(h/t: Drewbie_Doo)

For those keeping score, Brian was (at least) the second Utah speaker to make reference to slavery, putting those of us in the equality movement on the wrong side of it. Folks, if you don't see that this is a deliberate effort on the part of the anti-LGBT movement to make us and our rights sound like the modern day equivalent of history's worst wrongs, then you are simply not paying attention.

space gay-comment gay-G-A-Y-post gay-email gay-writer-jeremy-hooper


Your thoughts

comments powered by Disqus

G-A-Y Comments Policy


 
Related Posts with Thumbnails