President Obama and US Embassies ignore Armed Forces Day, but honored 'International Day Against Homophobia Or Transphobia' yesterday

The Obama administration’s priorities were on display yesterday.  Weasel Zippers noticed that that President Obama and a number of United States embassies commemorated ‘International Day Against Homophobia Or Transphobia’ while ignoring Armed Forces Day on Twitter. Among the tweets the site found were: "No one should face violence or discrimination—no matter who they are or whom they love." —President Obama #IDAHOT — Barack Obama (@BarackObama) May 17, 2014   While raising the #PRIDE flag at the U.S. Embassy in Madrid on IDAHO Day, Michael and I join… — James Costos (@JamesCostos) May 17, 2014   Tomorrow is International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia #IDAHOT Learn more! — US Embassy The Hague (@usembthehague) May 16, 2014   US Embassy on International Day Against...(Read Full Post)