The Obama administration, which came to office promising to protect gay rights but so far has not done much, actually struck a blow for the other side last week. It submitted a disturbing brief in support of the Defense of Marriage Act...The administration needs a new direction on gay rights.Ya' think? Morally, a new direction is a must. Politically, the administration is dead in the water with the LGBT community if it doesn't get its act together soon.
Tuesday, June 16, 2009
New York Times: Obama Administration "strikes a blow" for antigay crusaders
The lead editorial in The New York Times takes the Obama Administration to task for the DOJ brief on DOMA.