Gay Pride = No Problem. Straight Pride = Nazi.

Michigan Messenger – State and national organizations who represent the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community are expressing outrage over t-shirts bearing the slogan “Straight Pride” offered for sale at a Saturday rally of the Tea Party Express…

“It’s like white supremacy,” says Penny Gardner, president of the Lansing Association for Human Rights, a Lansing area lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights group. “It’s as if they are saying the idea of supremacy is some how the American way. The American way is about equality, and equality is all we’re looking for.”

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One response to “Gay Pride = No Problem. Straight Pride = Nazi.

  1. This seems to be yet another symptom of a wider problem: People tend to see the world to much in black-and-white (the colours, not the races) and fall into a thinking of “with me or against me”, “part of the solution or part of the problem”. Thus, we see how all opinions on an issue, outside of a narrow politically-correct window, are grouped together—ranging from someone who is a proud heterosexual to someone who wants to kill all homosexuals, from someone who feels that affirmative action is wrong to the KKK member, etc.

    Ironically, this is exactly the kind of over-generalization and stereotypization that the politically correct are ostensibly trying to defeat…

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