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At this time of national trial, Our President tweets:
As we recognize the immeasurable contributions of LGBT Americans during Pride Month, we renew our commitment to equal rights for all.
Now, gay and lesbian Americans have made great contributions to our country and civilization. But I ask you: is the best way for the President to promote an equal rights agenda to declare that transgendered Americans have made “immeasurable contributions” to anything? Has a list been started of immeasurable contributions that bisexual Americans have made? Why have bi-curious Americans been excluded? Who will be the first to decry the President’s omission of those Americans who choose to self-identify simply as queer? Mobilize the pressure groups!
It’s not the President who’s tweeting these lines. It’s Organizing for America, “the grassroots organization for President Obama’s agenda for change.” Nonetheless, Obama is responsible when his avatars indulge in rhetoric that makes him ridiculous. This insistence upon the official celebration — far beyond mere toleration or even acceptance, and far out of proportion with reality — of any and every sexual identity is madness. Don’t ask me — ask stauch Obama supporter and LGBTQWXYZ critic Andrew Sullivan.Published in