‘Bigotry Conquers All,’ Gay Rights Groups Say of U.S. Vote at UN – Yahoo! News
”It is astonishing that the Bush administration would align itself with Sudan, China, Iran, and Zimbabwe in a coalition of the homophobic,’‘ Long said.
Rights advocates said the Bush administration’s international posture matched its increasingly strident and discriminatory bent at home. Religiously and socially extremist elements of the U.S. population and among Bush’s supporters–to whom many pundits attributed the president’s 2004 re-election– have been increasingly loud and militant over the past year, according to human rights activists.