Saturday, November 18, 2006

u.s.: New Dems mixed on gay issues

there is a new muslim congressman in washington. and, apparently, he is really cool. as he is quoted here, he pledges to fight for queers:

“If my gay neighbor suffers from discrimination, then I suffer as well, and so does the entire community,” he (Keith Ellison) said, “just as when my female neighbor is held down by a glass ceiling, or my new immigrant neighbor is treated in a way that makes him or her feel unwelcome in our country."

- read more: houston voice

p.s. like always, click on pic for a better view.