23 Jun '12, 7pm

Former Gay Marriage Foe Finally Accepts Reality (Sort Of) | Care2 Causes

A country in AFrica or South America that gave civil rights to gays...interesting plot line for a novel. I don't know of a single historical example of a country "giving" civil rights to any minority as a strategic act, but I suppose it could happen, and the way that might play out would be fascinating. But for those of us who have lived through the tumultuous civil rights struggles of the last century, it's important to remind ourselves of how these things really evolve. There have always been marriage-like unions among gay people, and wild, free sex champions among straights. That laws and institutions usually catch up to and come to reflect the diversity among their constituencies depends on the way the whole spectrum becomes visible to all. David's story is typical, I think, of the way people who come to realize that the gay people they know are essentially like the st...

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