I went on a ten minute rampage into the "Submit" box in the Letters to the Editor section of Idahostatesman.com a few months ago, and magically, it was published in real newspaper form. I figured I should save and post what happens when I get angry, so read below. If you would like some funny slash slightly scary reading, click on the link to the online version of my letter and scroll down to the comments section...http://www.idahostatesman.com/2014/04/05/3118498/letter-add-the-words.html?sp=%2F99%2F106%2F127%2F
For a bit of context for this letter, the Idaho State Legislature has been refusing to even have a hearing to consider adding the words "sexual orientation and gender identity" to the Idaho Human Rights Act. Sadly, this is not shocking, considering the political mindset in this state.
My letter in its full, less than 200 words glory:
3 years ago