Ed Team

Peter Staley on Join the Impact

Filed By Ed Team | December 27, 2008 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Marriage Equality, Quote of the Day
Tags: future of gay activism, Join the Impact, Peter Staley, Stonewall 2.0

"Momentum is a bitch. It's probably the hardest thing to maintain in any activist movement. Join The Impact, the new web-based group that organized the remarkable nationwide anti-Prop 8 rallies on November 15th, is learning this hard truth pretty quickly. Their three actions since then--a postcard campaign, "Day Without A Gay", and Saturday night's nationwide "Light Up The Night" demos--failed to live up to this group's early promise, or its justifiably glowing press coverage (see their New York Times profile)."

-- Activist Peter Staley offering advice to Join the Impact on how to keep up their impact

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