a blog with cultural bulimia.

Friday, May 07, 2004

in 10 days...

When that happens the far right loses its most potent weapon for rallying against us: fear of the unknown, fear of a different way of looking at marriage, fear of marriage as an evolving institution.
The Advocate
Untitled #904
by Il Lee
Ball Point Pen on Paper, 2004

I can live with disagreement on the issue of civil marriage itself. But raising the issue to the level of a constitutional amendment is not something anyone can or should live with. It’s writing gay people out of their own country. It’s the political equivalent of domestic violence. Once that happens you’re a fool to stay in the relationship. You’re asking for more abuse. You’re enabling a movement that seeks to destroy you.
The deal breaker