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Monday, May 17, 2010

Obama Appoints "Proud Homophobe"

Posted by Dan Savage on Mon, May 17, 2010 at 10:30 AM

A scientist describes himself as a "proud white supremacist" or a "proud anti-semite" or a "proud sexist." What are the odds that Barack Obama would appoint that guy to "an elite scientific panel"? Nonexistent. But Obama just appointed Jonathan I. Katz—a man describes himself as a proud homophobe, calls gays and lesbians "sodomites," and who claimed that gays intentionally infected the blood supply with HIV—to a panel. More at Americablog.

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