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'That's the conundrum in the African-American community'

6 years agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

"That's the conundrum in the African-American community. They don't want to talk about it, but they know you're there." —Activist Donna Payne, who is black and gay and has worked with the National Black Justice Coalition and HRC, on the race issue in D.C.'s push to recognize out-of-state same-sex marriage [AP] Permalink | Post a comment [...]
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NBJC on NOM: '[D]etermined to use African American faith leaders as pawns to push their damaging agenda'

LGBT / Gay : Good As You (3 years ago)

NOM still hasn't offered any sort of comment with any substance attached. Which is fine, as it only means that more groups like the National Black Justice Coalition are going to take the open floor: WASHINGTON, D.C. – MARCH 27,... Read Post

What the National Black Justice Coalition Just Did That Every Gay Inc. Group Should Mimic

LGBT / Gay : Queerty (5 years ago)

What a novel idea: A leading Gay Inc. activist organization is actively soliciting suggestions from its own members. Suggestions about how to move forward and what type of agenda they should work on. Excuse our excitement, because t... Read Post

Black Civil Rights Group Condemns NOM

LGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God. (3 years ago)

From the National Black Justice Coalition: NOM's memos detail its campaign to direct money to a handful of African American clergy in order to attack gay and lesbian couples that have made a lifelong promise to one another. The orga... Read Post

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