More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
The Oregonian: Nation's First Transgender Mayor
In this video by The Oregonian, Stu Rasmussen, discusses politics and acceptance in his small town. Stu was elected mayor of Silverton, Oregon, becoming the nation's first openly transgender mayor.
Says Stu: "This is a warm, caring and accepting community, and they judge people for who they are and what they stand for."
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