Duke College Republicans: Come Out of the Closet

Last year, two-thirds of the DSG Senate voted to de-charter and defund Duke CR for the “culture of discrimination” that the group had created, particularly against LGBT members. That decision was overturned by a veto by then DSG President Mike Lefevre. Clearly though, Duke CR still has deficit of leaders willing to assert the fact that people of all sexual orientations have dignity and are worthy of full inclusion. It’s time for Duke CR to come out of the closet on Amendment One: either finally break away from the discrimination and bigotry that was exposed by last year’s judiciary proceedings, or admit that the “culture of discrimination” is part of what the Republican …  [Read More at the Duke Chronicle online]

Published by Elena Botella

Elena Botella is a Duke Undergraduate in the Class of 2013, majoring in Economics and Math.

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