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How Gays and Women Get In Their Own Way

Vincent107 Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 3:16 PM
"[DeGeneres] told Parade that it took a great deal of hard work to convince producers she was “a funny woman who happens to be gay." I remember when she first "came out of the closet". I knew she was gay, but up until that point I had no idea she was a comedian.

Gays can be leaders. Women can be leaders. Without realizing it, I think gays and women inadvertently work against their own objective of equality when they force private organizations to support gay and female leaders.

As I wrote here, gays and women are already equal before the Constitution, which defines us by our humanity, not by our sexuality, and is silent on most personal matters like marriage. Furthermore, the more the federal government defines our rights, the less free, equal and human we all become.

Here is what generally happens when minority groups confuse social acceptance with equality...