Never mind the fact we have quite probably already had a gay President, when are we going to get a female one?
Yeah, it’s neat Obama is the first Black President, but he is male and the product of a highly privileged elite education. That sort of makes him the same as the rest of them.
Of courst there are a whole bunch of different men who could be the first _____ male President.
What about a woman? If we started alternating we could see a greater equality of representation of the sexes.
By Eric W. Dolan
Thursday, December 16th, 2010 — 10:06 am
The United States has grown tolerant enough to elect a gay president in the near future, according to former President Jimmy Carter, a Nobel Laureate
“Well, I think the entire population of America has come tremendous strides forward in dealing with the issue of gays,” Carter told BigThink.
Carter said he doesn’t expect a gay candidate to run in the 2012 presidential election, but thinks it will be possible “in the near future.”
“Because step-by-step we have realized that this issue of homosexuality has the same adverse and progressive elements as when we dealt with the race issue 50 years ago or 40 years ago,” he added. “So I would say that the country is getting acclimated to a President who might be female, who might obviously, now be black and who might be as well, a gay person.”
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