Saturday, March 20, 2010

My latest at the Bilerico Project on this week's protests

The birth of a movement: LGBTQ rights become civil rights | The Bilerico Project:
"Thursday was a crazy day for me. I woke up late. I had a ton of homework to finish. I had a coming out panel. I had a work meeting and my regular work hours. I hadn't scheduled in a revolution.

But that's exactly what happened.

choiISchained.jpgThursday morning - the day of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act blogswarm, the day of the Human Rights Campaign's 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' lobby day with Kathy Griffin - something beautiful began to happen.

The 'gay and lesbian and bisexual and transgender and queer' rights movement grew up and became the new civil rights movement. LGBTQ activists got serious..."

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