From reader reports, we gain increasing evidence of a substantial homosexual presence at Tea Parties across the nation. We have had evidence of openly gay and lesbian individuals participating in these anti-big government protests in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, Charlottesville, Washington, D.C., Charlottesville and Philadelphia (as well as Pleasanton, CA). And now comes even more evidence from the latest rally for freedom in that city of brotherly love.
Once again, the gay people participating found welcome from their freedom-loving (usually right-of-center) peers.
On this blog alone (not to mention the gay people who have yet to alert us to their participation — or remain unfamiliar with our website), we have more evidence of gay participation in the Tea Parties than the mainstream media has provided of racism expressed there. And yet they continue to peddle the latter narrative and ignore the former.
From our reader Matthew comes these photos from the Uni Tea Party this past weekend (yup that’s Andrew Breitbart with ’em):
He also included this report:
. . . the individuals who did come to the event were friendly, compassionate, and had deep sense of appreciation and loyalty to our country and its constitution.
As a gay, politically active conservative, I had some hesitation in promoting my sexuality at this event. The general stereotype in the United States is that republicans and conservatives hate homosexuals, in that we are a threat to the moral fiber of American society. Moments after my friend and I arrived at Independence Mall, grasping our gay pride signs, conservative tea partiers began shaking our hands and taking photographs of us. [Read more…]