PARENTS, FAMILIES AND FRIENDS ALLIED WITH THE LGBTQ COMMUNITY
The Starrs on Good Morning America: In 1979 the National Gay Task Force declared a "Week of Dialogue with American Families" in response to the growing anti-gay rhetoric of the socially conservative right, including people like Anita Bryant and Representative Briggs. Adele, Larry, and Phillip, their gay son, appeared on Good Morning America to counter charges that LGBTQ persons were from disordered families, sought to recruit young people, and were pedophiles.
Would I have had the courage to take this step?
What can I do now to move equality forward?