Ed Team

Obama on Human Rights and Sexual Orientation

Filed By Ed Team | September 22, 2008 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: Barack Obama, human rights abuses, sexual orientation

"I think it is not acceptable that we would in any way carve out exceptions for our broader human-rights advocacy to exclude violations of human rights based on sexual orientation. I think that has to be part and parcel of any conversations we have about human rights."

-- Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama, as quoted in Philadelphia Gay News.


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