“Senator Nina Turner Interview at The Breakfast Club Power 105.1 (04/15/2016)” ( SPEAKS ABOUT RACISM, SEXISM AND THE 2016 PRESIDENTIAL RACE)
BY: LEON KWASI KUNTUO-ASARE
Matthew J. Dempsey, a gay white man, discovers that even though he comes from a sexual minority group, that is discriminated against, he still has racist and discriminating views of his own, as a white man within a country of systematic racism .
He explains his journey to think beyond bigotry, and stop discriminating against people because of the color of their skin, as he seeks acceptance as a man in a country were the LGBTQ community, are still systematically discriminated against and are currently fighting their own version of a civil rights movement.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON DISCRIMINATION AGAINST LGBTQ PEOPLE:
Governor Nathan Deal (R-Georgia) vetoed a Religious Freedom Restoration Act-style bill that would have allowed Georgia businesses to deny services to members of the LGBT community. The state faced possible boycotts from the entertainment industry.