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The First 'Gay' Inauguration

Patrick Flanary | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Patrick Flanary

Monday, almost 50 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. revealed his dream for progress on equality, President Obama invoked the word "gay" during his inaugural address, a first for any president.

The Most Gay-Friendly Inauguration Of Them All

Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 03.24.2013 | Religion
Jaweed Kaleem

After gay rights organizations criticized Obama for having invited a pastor to pray at his inauguration who thought gay people were sinners who could change through Jesus, it turns out the ceremony was the most pro-gay in history. While Obama spoke of religion to justify his gay rights stance, Louie Giglio tweeted his views.