They say a picture is worth a thousand words, and the best political comics are worth an intelligent essay. But when it comes to trying to express the injustice of Prop 8 to its backers, no one picture remotely tells the story.
It is arguable that the Gay Marriage Dilemma is in aspects more complicated, in terms of social anthropology, than even the Civil Rights movement. That was - literally - a black and white issue.
Homosexuality, unlike Race, does not show on the outside, and is therefore too often dismissed as a non-biological condition.
Our nation is once again up against the wall of our own RESISTANCE to CHANGE. The irony at this moment in our nation's history is palpable.
How can we, America, resolve the issue of Gay Rights prior to a general consensus that the fact of homosexuality is not, by and large, a choice?
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