scouts-l Mail Archive for July of 2000: Re: Whys and Wherefores
Darryl Hammill (darryl.hammill@NCMAIL.NET
Mon Jul 03 2000 - 08:38:47 CDT
Q: Why are homosexuals fighting for their rights?
A: Because they are a minority.
I take a bit of issue with this statement. Being a homosexual does not make you
a minority in most states - and the federal government has specific ways of
grouping minorities.. In fact, only the know "suspect groups" are age, race,
color, religion, sex - etc. allows for minority status. Some states have passed
laws regarding "same sex" rights as it relates to insurance coverage or "family