Pastor Ken Hutcherson Wants to 'Take Back' the Word 'Gay' From LGBT Community

The Grio
May 8, 2012

Ken Hutcherson, Antioch pastor and spokesperson for the conservative Stand For Marriage Coalition, has come out in a column for as a “gay Christian,” declaring that he will “take back” the term now used to define sexuality. This isn’t the first of his anti-gay campaigns: Hutcherson proclaimed his intent to take back the rainbow, which symbolizes gay pride. The Huffington Post:

A Washington state-based pastor now hopes to launch an effort to reclaim the word “gay” from the LGBT community and presumably liberate it from its sexuality-related definition, returning it to meaning “happy” or full of “joy.”

Ken Hutcherson is included in GLAAD's Commentator Accountability Project. Check out his profile: