Thursday, July 19, 2007
Matthew Shepard Act (Hate Crime Legislation) - TAKE ACTION NOW !
One out of every six hate crimes in the United States is the result of someone's sexual orientation. The senate is about vote on a bill which would turn crimes due to a victim's sexual orientation into official hate crimes. Currently, they are not recognized as such. Let's do this in memory of Matthew Shepard, a young man who was savagely beaten, tied to a split rail fence and left to die in Laremie Wyoming because of his sexual orientation. Click here now http://www.hrcactioncenter.org/campaign/matthew_shepard
WATCH THIS VIDEO:
THE TRUTH ABOUT HATE CRIMES LAWS:
READ THE ACTUAL TEXT OF THE BILL HERE: