activists

Dan Choi, The Interrupter

I am destabilizing. And it freaks the shit out of people when I tell young activists and soon-to-be activists that they have the power, and they owe nothing [to Gay Inc. groups].

—Dan Choi — whose college speaking gigs, which can pay five-figures, include a rider requiring sponsoring student groups to “invite the most homophobic [student] group, four times, in writing” — taking a certain amount of pride in splintering away from groups like the Human Rights Campaign [via; photo via C.S. Muncy/Village Voice]