homosexual agenda : Gay & Black Glossary
- homosexual agenda
Anti-gay bigots (usually Republicans or Christians) hint darkly about the homosexual
agenda as if it were some plan to put a secret drug in the water supply to turn
everyone gay. The homosexual agenda is simply equal rights, in
- Freedom from violence usually called
Many so called Christians believe Leviticus gives them the moral and even
legal duty to kill gay people, just for being gay. They fail to notice
tells them to kill just about everyone else too including those who eat
- We don’t want to be thrown out of our apartments and homes just for
- We don’t want to lose our jobs for being gay.
- We want full equality before the law. There should be no laws that treat
gays differently. We should have the same laws that straights have concerning
age of consent, sexual harassment, sex outdoors, marriage, adoption,
custody… everything. We are tired as being treated as second class
- We want the legal rights of civil marriage. We want it called the same
thing straight people call it, be it marriage or civil union. Every black knows
that separate but equal means some people are more equal than others.
If churches want to be bigoted, that is their business, but the state should
not discriminate. Religious bigots want to punish us by denying our
partnerships the same rights straight couples have namely: legal recognition,
the right to visit the partner in hospital despite what the family says, right
to attend a partner’s funeral no matter what the family says, default
inheritance, default child custody in the event of death of a spouse, right to
spousal benefits such as pensions and medical care that gays currently have to
pay for, but are not allowed to collect and the requirement for divorce to
dissolve the union.
- We want to be able to serve in the military (though I personally think no
one should until the illegal wars are terminated).
- We gays want to be treated equally with everyone else. We
want straights to give up any special privilege they are unwilling to give to
gays too. We gays don’t want any special rights, only what
everyone else gets. We are sick and tired of being treated as second class