In A Family Way

December 2008
Empty Closet;Dec2008/Jan2009, Issue 419, p14B
The author reflects on the verbal attacks against African Americans over the passing of Proposition 8 by white lesbian, gay bisexual transgender (LGBT) community following the U.S. election on November 4, 2008. He asserts that such attacks against African American LGBT community were ridiculous. He says that African American LGBT community also adopts a similar tool to express their anger against white LGBT people in response to their racism. He describes the situation of LGBT at a time when President-elect Barack Obama unites many people.


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