Rarely did a candidate stir their enthusiasm; when homosexuals did vote, many of the more affluent ones tended to go Republican. Encyclopedia of African American History. For the next two decades, they lived a relatively quiet life. Asked during an interview if he had ever considered whether his support of gay rights might be a deciding factor in a close California race, he responds: But now the gay and lesbian community appears to be united for the first time in a Presidential race behind a single candidate -- Bill Clinton. Active organizations. Retrieved November 16,
He believed that the working class had to collaborate across racial lines for common economic goals.
During the campaign, homosexuals had been disappointed by the candidacy of Michael Dukakis. Moore Harriette Moore Harry T. The gay-bashing turned people off.
But I'm angry, too.