Bil Browning

You're Still Complicit

Filed By Bil Browning | October 27, 2012 11:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: Doug Wright, Facebook friends, George Wallace, Mitt Romney, Playbill

"It's like voting for George Wallace during the Civil Rights movements, and apologizing for his racism. You're still complicit. You're still perpetuating anti-gay legislation and cultural homophobia. You don't get to walk away clean, because you say you "disagree" with your candidate on these issues."

-- Playwright Doug Wright in a letter he wrote to a friend who said on Facebook that he'd be voting for Romney. After the posting went viral, Playbill picked it up and published the whole thing.


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