In a letter, Judy and Dennis Shepard, the parents of Matthew Shepard, singled out Attorney General William P. Barr for what they viewed as a failure to pursue protections for gay and transgender people.CreditCreditJonathan Ernst/Reuters
“Either you believe in equality for all or you don’t. We do not honor our son by kowtowing to hypocrisy.”
~JUDY AND DENNIS SHEPARD, criticizing the Trump administration’s failure to protect transgender people in a letter that was read at a ceremony honoring a hate crime law bearing their son’s name.
Source: Quotation of the Day: Victim’s Parents Assail Trump on Gay Rights – The New York Times