Anita Bryant at a rally to repeal

Dade County’s gay rights ordinance

MIAMI HERALD FILE PHOTO

A superb article in today’s Miami Herald:

Thirty-five years ago, Dade passed a gay-rights law, helping fuel the culture wars that still rage, especially during primaries. 

The culture-wars caravan is rolling into town. Assuming the Republican
field isn’t whittled to one in South Carolina, the campaign will arrive
in full force in advance of Florida’s Jan. 31 primary, and with it will
come reinvigorated debates over “family values” and gay rights.

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Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/01/14/2589758/when-miami-dade-was-culture-war.html#storylink=cpy

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By David Cary Hart

Retired CEO. Formerly a W.E. Deming-trained quality-management consultant. Now just a cranky Jewish queer. Gay cis. He/Him/His.