In response to a letter from the Family Equality Council, Barack Obama has described plans to support GLBT-related issues, including rights related to families. John McCain reportedly did not respond to the letter but recently told the New York Times that he did not believe that same-sex couples should adopt children.
As someone who once worked in connection with the foster care system, and had a chance to see how desperately many children need to be fostered and, in some cases, adopted by loving individuals or couples, it always upsets me when people who have the power to help – sometimes literally – to save or protect a child’s life, fail to do so.
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[Above image from this site; p.s. don't they look so in love with, and comforted by, one another?]