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OBAMA INAUGURATION SPEECH GAY MARRIAGE
President Obama's History-Making Gay Rights Inaugural Speech
Queer Voices Editor-at-Large, The Huffington Post
By referring to the Stonewall riots in the same sentence as Seneca Falls and Selma, Obama put the LGBT rights struggle within the context of the great civil rights movements in American history. When the first African-American president says that discrimination is discrimination, that is profound.
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