ben carson gay marriage
I am hoping to see LGBTQ Republicans publicly bring to the fore how being anti-LGBTQ in 2015 is a huge political liability for any Republican candidate, especially one seeking the highest office in the land.
"This is how they frighten people and get people to shut up."
My husband and I are not a rare sight. Gay married couples are becoming commonplace. No one is snapping our picture and rushing home to show their family the unusual sight they encountered.
One of the lasting legacies of the George W. Bush presidency is that it severely lowered the bar on what we expect the president to know. Bush and mainly his primary handler, Karl Rove, made it generally acceptable for the chief executive to be no smarter than the great unwashed he's governing.
It would be foolish to tell African Americans not to be sensitive about race, to tell Jews not to be sensitive about religion or to tell Sikhs not to be sensitive about airport checks. Likewise, it is foolish for a straight, married man to tell lesbians and gay men not to be sensitive about marriage.
"I realized that my choice of language does not reflect fully my heart on gay issues," Carson said. "I do not pretend to
According to the Human Rights Campaign, other potential GOP candidates have weighed in on LGBT issues, including former Arkansas
"What I have a problem with is when people try to force people to act against their beliefs because they say, 'They’re discriminating
"He's demonstrated here how far away from the correct frequency of thought he is by comparing a social and civil idea, like
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