Tony Perkins is a man who tells church congregations that gays are being “held captive by the enemy,” who tells the military that the open service-supporting Commander in Chief is “willing to jeopardize our nation’s security to advance the agenda of the radical homosexual lobby,” and who daily says to the public, through his position as head of the conservative behemoth Family Research Council, that LGBT people should remain unequal, unprotected, and unworthy of a slice of America’s proverbial pie.
Peter Sprigg, FRC’s Senior Policy Fellow, has gone even further than Tony:
*SOURCE: Gays seek immigration reform [Medill Reports]
But don’t you DARE blame either of these two men for fostering the sort of world that causes gay people to internalize negative messages. You know, because it doesn’t matter what society does:
Wash, wash, wash those hands of responsibility all you want, boys. Your heart, mind, and lips are all over the historical record.