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Jan 21, 2013 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

“Our journey is not complete until our gay brothers and sisters are treated like anyone else under the law. For if we are truly created equal, then surely the love we commit to one another must be equal as well.” – Barack Obama, inaugural speech, January 21, 2012

Excerpted from Mediaite: During his second inaugural address, President Obama made history by becoming the first president to ever mention homosexuality and gay rights in such a speech, affirming his recent turn of support for same-sex marriage.

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