NAACP’s Julian Bond Delivers Moving Speech on Equality

March 17, 2009

Julian Bond, chairman of the NAACP, put into words the type of inspirational sentiment and coming-togetherness between gays, blacks, and humanity that we all feel. Says Bond, a supporter of the freedom to marry for gay and lesbian couples: "Black people, of all people, should not oppose equality, and that is what gay marriage is. … At the NAACP, we pledge to do our part." And that's just the beginning of this eloquent indictment of homophobia. [Link]