Following his cancellation of a bilateral meeting with President Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Barack Obama may infuriate the Kremlin further by meeting Russian human rights activists, including LGBT rights groups, during his upcoming trip to St Petersburg for the G20 summit.
Thursdayâ€™s meeting is not unique or unprecedented. Obama met with civil society and opposition activists during his last visit to Russia in 2009. George W. Bush met with NGOs during the G8 summit in 2006.
It is believed to be the first time Obama has met with members of the Russian LGBT community. Asked about Russiaâ€™s anti-LGBT law in August, Obama told Jay Leno that he had â€śno patience for countries that try to treat gays or lesbians or transgender persons in ways that intimidate them or are harmful to them.â€ť...
anyone find this interesting, that this is what we are doing.... meanwhile China is making currency treaties outside of the petrodollar. (there will be countries getting down to real business at G20) the world waits to see who gets Sy and the pipeline, and what they will have to do to defend their market and whatever currency they go with that gives them a fresh start... indeed, amazing times.
From the article: "Asked about Russiaâ€™s anti-LGBT law in August, Obama told Jay Leno that he had â€śno patience for countries that try to treat gays or lesbians or transgender persons in ways that intimidate them or are harmful to them.â€ť ...
He thinks his impatience is important in the larger scheme of things, because he thinks he is important. Perhaps dust blowing in the wind thinks the wind cares what the dust thinks.
Yes, King Lord Savior Jesus Christ of Scripture, deliver us from Satan and this evil, wicked man and all of these devils, and I will be a street cleaner on the Streets of Gold. Of course, there will not be any dirt or dust there, but, I will buff them to a brilliant shine You have never seen, Lord. After this HORROR, I think I have finally learned my lessons, Lord. AMEN SURELY, there are more songs to sing besides the blues. Remember...NO TEARS THERE because they ARE ALL HERE AND NOW.