soundbites

‘That’s the conundrum in the African-American community’

“That’s the conundrum in the African-American community. They don’t want to talk about it, but they know you’re there.” —Human Rights Campaign’s associate director of diversity Donna Payne, who is black and gay and has worked with the National Black Justice Coalition, on the race issue in D.C.’s push to recognize out-of-state same-sex marriage [AP]