It's so difficult for me to believe that 30 years have passed since Harvey Milk's untimely death. How many of you remember where you were when you heard the news? We were living in Miami at the time, and I recall how totally outraged we were at Anita Bryant...and how embarrassed I was that we were 'neighbors'!
Proposition 6 and Proposition 8 aren't so very dissimilar: folks trying to legislate the lives of other folks who aren't just like they are, and ultimately their happiness and well-being. How sad. My hope is that one day we will all respect one another's differences, and respect eachother no matter.
My friend Durwood sent this to me today:
Proposition 8: The Musical