Jun 17, 2008

This Is Different

Robin Rauzi, a fellow Daily Trojan alum and erstwhile LA Times colleague, writes movingly on the many times she hasn't married her girlfriend Amy, and why this time around she can't help but brace herself for more disappointment:
You can't be a gay person in America, even in California, and be a complete stranger to discrimination. But this is different. This is the state -- my state, my government -- throwing open one arm to us, yet holding the other poised to slap us hard.

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