Rick Perry Compares Being Gay To Alcoholism
Texas Gov. Rick Perry likened homosexuality with alcoholism, suggesting that an individual can “decide not to do that.” The San Francisco Chronicle reports the comment from Perry, made during a speaking engagement Wednesday night, came in response to a question on whether he believes homosexuality is a disorder. “I may have the genetic coding that I’m inclined to be an alcoholic, but I have the desire not to do that, and I look at the homosexual issue that way.” The Texas Republican Party recently adopted a new platform that endorses “reparative therapy,” which seeks to turn gay people straight.
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