IN QUOTES

Gay NYC Mayoral Candidate Christine Quinn Receiving Death Threats

Christine Quinn

Chris has gotten threats about being gay. It’s hard to accept and we live in a place that is the most tolerant…When you have strides like marriage equality, you tend to think (prejudice) has passed, then things like that happen, and it wakes you up again.”

Kim Catullo, openly gay city councilwoman and mayoral candidate Christine Quinn’s wife, addressing the rash of hate crimes in New York and Quinn’s bid for the mayor’s office in the New York Daily News