Radical/Progressive Queer News and Commentary
from Memphis, Tennessee
Tuesday, August 26, 2008
An Inclusive DNC
It was An Inclusive First Day at the Democratic National Convention Well-known LGBT supporter Sen. Edward M. Kennedy brimmed with emotion as he addressed the Democratic National Convention on its opening night Monday in Denver. "Barack Obama will close the book on the old politics of race and gender and group against group and straight against gay."
Sen. Kennedy made a surprise appearance and gave what may be his last rousing speech at the DNC. He passed the torch to Barack Obama!