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Ten Lessons From LGBT Activism

"The key dilemmas of our times involve moral choices.  What do we value?  What do we not value? What threats do we prioritize...When do we turn to tradition and when do we turn away?  The morality we need at this crucial time is not the “faith of our fathers” nor the “traditional values” of our mothers.  It will not be found in the exclusionary forms of fundamentalist religions dividing the world today, even if it is disguised in the rhetoric of community and love." This presentation was made on April 17, 2009 at the Unitarian Universalist Intergenerational Seminar titled "All in the Name of Faith:  Rights, Religion and Responsibility" held at Hunter College in New York. [...]