Writer, comic, and actor Brandon T. Snider scribes a powerful piece, “Bigotry Is Not A Difference Of Opinion“ for the Cinnicinati.com. Being openly gay, he correlates the ways in which we oppress one another be setting up differences, when in reality, we are all similar.
READ this excerpt:
We keep allowing people to be bigots as if it comes down to a difference of opinion. It’s not a difference of opinion. It’s willful ignorance and discrimination. It’s easier to view gay people as sinful beasts than to acknowledge reality. And reality is that gay people exist and they’re not heathens, they’re not abominations, they’re not aberrations and there’s nothing about them to agree or disagree with. Human sexuality isn’t something you agree upon, it’s part of one’s nature. People are gay. Get over it.
Read the rest of the piece here.