Oh Really? Provincetown’s “New Intolerance”


Does calling someone a “bigot” warrant a charge of disorderly conduct? More on “the new intolerance” in Provincetown I mentioned earlier this week being floated by the Chief of Police.

In some sense, perhaps. But bigot and faggot are two entirely different ots.

Accused: “After being pushed and prodded your whole life for being gay, you run into someone you know sees you as a second-class citizen and it’s human to respond. . . . I regret that it happened that way.”

A New Intolerance Visits Provincetown [boston globe]

Note: This photo I shot of my friends on Commercial Street does not indicate their intolerance toward anyone in PTown aside from this photographer…