WATCH: On CNN, Dan Savage Criticizes CNN For Having Bigots On Air In Name of "Objectivity"

Dan Savage, invited onto CNN to speak about "It Gets Better" and the Southern Poverty Law Center, turned his deserved anger against the host network, pointing out that by inviting bigots like Tony Perkins on TV in the name of "fairness" and "balance" they give bigotry a platform--people with similarly bigoted ideas against other groups, he said "would not be invited to spew their bile on CNN.""There are no two sides to gay and lesbian rights," he said.

His appearance begins at two minutes in. 

 

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AlterNet / By Sarah Seltzer

Posted at November 24, 2010, 5:31am