A Gay Day.

Via on Jun 8, 2010

A Wow Moment for Civil Rights.

The NY Times reports that for 1st time, more than 50% of Americans view “gay + lesbian relations” as morally acceptable. Also for 1st time, the percentage of men who hold that view is greater than women.

Good god, why? No one knows, of course, but educated guesses include an increased understanding, based on leading homophobes, that homophobia is no more than suppressed homosexuality; and that more and more of us, men in particular, know and like gay and lesbian men and women in our day to day life, as more and more Americans come out of the closet. For more, click over to the NY Times:

Op-Ed Columnist

Gay? Whatever, Dude

By CHARLES M. BLOW Published: June 4, 2010

About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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