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LGBT activists view Obama as staunch champion of their cause
Associated Press ^ | Jan 7, 2017 1:17 PM EST | David Crary

Posted on 01/07/2017 10:02:00 PM PST by Olog-hai

It was a new look for the White House, bathed in rainbow colors to celebrate the Supreme Court decision allowing same-sex marriage nationwide.

President Barack Obama, who was inside, felt the glow on that June night in 2015. “To see people gathered in the evening outside on a beautiful summer night, and to feel whole and to feel accepted, and to feel that they had a right to love — that was pretty cool,” he said a few days later. “Pretty cool.”

That might be a fair description of how Obama himself is viewed by legions of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans who consider him — among all U.S. presidents — the greatest champion of their rights and well-being. […]

Since Trump’s election victory, LGBT-rights activists have expressed fears that the new Republican administration will reverse some of Obama’s supportive executive orders and back legislation allowing some forms of discrimination against LGBT people if it’s based on religious beliefs. …

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TOPICS: Society
KEYWORDS: bho44; bhohomosexualagenda; executiveorders; fakenews; homosexualagenda; obama; obamalegacy; sodomandgomorrah; ssm
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Hmm. Think Crary might have some familiarity with the subject, thus prejudicing him?


1 posted on 01/07/2017 10:02:00 PM PST by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai

Brakish Homobama


2 posted on 01/07/2017 10:05:45 PM PST by Vision Thing (You see the depths of our hearts, and You love us the same...)
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To: Olog-hai

Well it takes one to know one.


3 posted on 01/07/2017 10:06:20 PM PST by Abbeville Conservative (Sarah Palin, the only cure for the RINO virus.)
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To: Olog-hai

We don’t call him homobama for nothing.


4 posted on 01/07/2017 10:10:22 PM PST by Windflier (Pitchforks and torches ripen on the vine. Left too long, they become black rifles.)
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To: Olog-hai


5 posted on 01/07/2017 10:12:29 PM PST by Chode (may the RATS all die of dehydration from crying)
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To: Olog-hai

The immorality issues are ALL Obama ever really cared about. Everything else has been window dressing.


6 posted on 01/07/2017 10:19:57 PM PST by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin (Freedom is the freedom to discipline yourself so others don't have to do it for you.)
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To: MeneMeneTekelUpharsin

I call those issues “civil wrongs,” as opposed to civil rights.


7 posted on 01/07/2017 10:22:24 PM PST by Berosus (I wish I had as much faith in God as liberals have in government.)
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To: Olog-hai
I think Barry is almost as queer as Michelle. Yet, I could be wrong...
8 posted on 01/07/2017 10:23:18 PM PST by heterosupremacist (Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God ~ Thomas Jefferson)
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To: Olog-hai

Well of course, it takes on to know one..


9 posted on 01/07/2017 10:24:03 PM PST by cardinal4 ("Sat stonefaced while the building burned..")
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To: Olog-hai

I think Mr. Crary has forgotten the Orlando nightclub shooting, where Obama took the side of the Moslem gunman, not the LGBTQXYZ victims.


10 posted on 01/07/2017 10:24:30 PM PST by Berosus (I wish I had as much faith in God as liberals have in government.)
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To: Abbeville Conservative

I should have read the comments before posting, I wrote the same thing you did!


11 posted on 01/07/2017 10:25:08 PM PST by cardinal4 ("Sat stonefaced while the building burned..")
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To: Berosus

The entire fakenews media seems to have forgotten. Or they just haven’t figured out how to excuse that yet.


12 posted on 01/07/2017 10:26:54 PM PST by Olog-hai
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Obama is a staunch champion of deception.


13 posted on 01/07/2017 11:45:23 PM PST by Gene Eric (Don't be a statist!)
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To: Olog-hai

Anyone who saw the photo CNN keeps showing to “celebrate” the end of the Obama ERA would swear Obama is gay. I mean, queer as a three-dollar bill. I’d try to find it on CNN but it’s probably buried in fake news by now.


14 posted on 01/08/2017 12:57:23 AM PST by OrangeHoof (Get used to it - President Donald J. Trump)
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To: Windflier

Yet another reason why dems will no longer hold power in any branch.


15 posted on 01/08/2017 1:19:22 AM PST by dp0622 (The only thing an upper crust conservative hates more than a liberal is a middle class conservative)
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To: Olog-hai

I wonder what the 49 who died in Orlando think about that...


16 posted on 01/08/2017 1:39:43 AM PST by tcrlaf (They told me it could never happen in America. And then it did....)
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To: Olog-hai

Of course they do he’s one of them. Plus he’s “partners” with cktwt Mikechele.


17 posted on 01/08/2017 1:41:08 AM PST by Ray76 (DRAIN THE SWAMP)
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To: Olog-hai

LGBT wants a Federal do nothing job, and wants YOU to support their laziness. LGBT spelled sideways is TURD.


18 posted on 01/08/2017 2:01:24 AM PST by TheNext (Hillary LOST the POPULAR VOTE by 7 mil.)
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To: Olog-hai

Obama and the Mooch are GAY??


19 posted on 01/08/2017 2:47:25 AM PST by Ann Archy (Abortion....... The HUMAN Sacrifice to the god of Convenience.)
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To: Olog-hai

How bout the half million or so additional HIV;AIDS cases during his tenure/. The disproportional suicides and mental health problems?

Yeah, he’s a real champion alright


20 posted on 01/08/2017 3:33:06 AM PST by A_Former_Democrat ("Liberalism is a mental disorder" On FULL Display NOW BOYCOTT PepsiCO Kellogg's)
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