The speech by Huey Newton is about Huey Newton’s feelings towards how the gay people were being oppressed. The whole speech is about how Newton thinks that oppressed groups should come together to fight the oppressors. Huey Newton’s message was “Know and protect your rights by any means” (“Huey Newton”). The theme of the speech that Newton tries to emphasize is that people need to work for their own liberation. The speech is basically about Huey Newton expressing the distaste of oppression and that people need to unite. The theme of the speech is that people must fight for the...
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...cepted gay marriage and allowed gays to get married civilly, which is still showing the ripple effects of oppression which can be seen to this day.
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