Attorney General] Loretta Lynch said. I've been an advocate of equality for the disabled, and this is just another situation in which this is the subject. Jesenia De Moya Correa. After that exchange, I thought, 'I am going into a hostile situation. Play what you love as opposed to playing what you feel you are supposed to play.
And I believe you are allowing your fans on your Facebook page to help choose your encore desserts this time around?
Itzhak Perlman's Giving North Carolina the Silent Treatment
It's about dignity, like [U. Perlman contracted polio as a young child, and uses crutches and a motorized scooter. He would donate his fee to Equality North Carolina and play the gig on one condition: But once I was being told by the state that I cannot really express my opinion — which I'm sure some of you share — I unfortunately had to cancel. Encores pieces which were written at the turn of the 20th century — Kreisler, Heifetz, etc. HB2 excludes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people from the state's non-discrimination laws and prevents local governments from offering discrimination protections that go beyond the state's. This is nothing new, of course — if you look at the role artists played in the civil-rights movement and Vietnam War here in America, for example.
We are dealing with the equality and dignity of citizens. I'm hoping my statement and my action and the actions of others in the entertainment business and other sectors will move people in the state of North Carolina to repeal this law. But are the potential risks and rewards higher today, in our superconnected, hyperventilating climate of social media and hour news channels? In a statement, symphony spokeswoman Linda Charlton said the symphony could not accommodate the request. I feel very strongly about the right for same sex couples to marry here in the United States and elsewhere. To galvanize their voter base with a topic more emotionally charged than Trump. But, to your question: