The entire gay rights movement begins with the assertion that sexual orientation and gender identity are just like race and that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered people (LGBTs) are the rightful heirs to the Civil Rights Movement.
With that sort of thinking in mind, on Monday the Senate debated the Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 (ENDA). With a name like that, you’d think it was a very good thing indeed. After all, who wants to discriminate? You’d be wrong.