“With the American people clamoring for leaders to deal with the economy, voters are no doubt scratching their heads wondering how a boondoggle for right-wing lawyers is going to help their pocketbooks.”
Days after basketball superstar Kobe Bryant was caught during a telecast yelling an anti-gay slur at a referee, the Los Angeles Lakers and the NBA have agreed to work with GLAAD to educate fans about the harms of hurtful language.
Louis Marinelli did harm to the LGBT community. He was the strategist behind NOM’s multistate 2010 Summer Bus Tour and a key digital strategist for the organization, writing things like, “Those who wish to promote homosexual behavior are encouraging people to shorten their life spans.”
by Bridgett P. LaVictorie - Lez Get Real (cross-posted from Lez Get Real)
The reality is that NOM is not about protecting marriage, as they see it, but preventing lesbians, gays, bisexuals and trans people from having equality, and they will do anything, including lie outright, to make sure that we never get equality.
What is scary is that the conference organizers will now be able to brag and promote that they were “approved” by Harvard, although the university is standing behind the “free-speech” argument that all opinions are to be heard, even if they are dangerous and destructive to a large number of people.