Friday, June 29, 2007

Take Action against Hate Crimes

Watching and reading this tonight, it struck me that maybe for an evening, I could use my little corner of the net for something positive.

Thousands of people are attacked every year because of their sexual orientation, and there's still no federal hate crimes law to protect them. This video is the most powerful statement I've seen on hate crimes, and I couldn't help but pass it on. I think you'll see why.

There's a bill in the Senate right now that would address this heartbreaking problem, and we only have a few weeks until the vote. It would mean a lot to me if you could take a minute to watch the video and write your Senators, and then pass this along to five friends. I really believe none of us can sit this one out. Just go to:

(Apologies for the hyperlink not working - Lord knows I tried)

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