Obama Defies Kenya Anti-Homosexuality Stance by Speaking for Equality

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 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…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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