Originally Posted by silentstriker
Where are these places that people are talking about where it's not an issue? Where they have full homosexual equal rights? Shouldn't we get there first before talking about any positive discrimination? If they can't have something as fundamental as marriage, or serving openly in the military, or adoption, I think it's pretty crazy to start talking about discrimination the other way.
In this country, positive discrimination is usually the tool to readdress any imbalance, not to push things in the other direction after equity has been achieved.