Well done, Mr. President!!
And warns that treating people unequally leads to bad things
By Melanie Nathan, July 25, 2015.
Obama meets Kenyan Anti-Gay Deputy President William Rato
At a news conference held in in Nairobi with U.S. President Barack Obama and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, both spoke in agreement on all issues, except that of gay human rights. President Obama responded to the question with brazen support for LGBT equality while Kenyatta had a more measured response.
The Presidents agreed on issues pertaining to youth, counter terrorism, and trade. Yet, each President remained true to their constituents on the issue of equality.
President Obama, despite warnings by anti-gay Kenyans, not to speak out for gay rights while in Kenya, spoke out in full support of gay rights. Kenyatta, o n the other hand, was clear that Kenyan culture, would not be changed by American opinion, and then offered up a cautious approach to…
View original post 580 more words