Has there been enough change to believe in Obama?


“It is no secret that I am a fierce advocate for equality for gay and lesbian Americans.” Those words by President-elect Barack Obama in December 2008 sparked great hope to the LGBT community, that this was an administration which would work to achieve the legislative victories that had eluded us. Yet, on Oct. 13, 2010,activist Dan Savage had two words for President Obama–a four-letter word beginning with “F” and a three-letter word beginning with “Y.” What happened in just two years for us to go from euphoria to dismay?