Clinton Cites Standing up for LGBT in UN as Key Accomplishment


( – Outgoing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton touted her record of standing up for lesbians, gays, bisexual and transgender people as a key priority of the Obama administration foreign policy.

“Memories are short, and we can’t afford to rest on the laurels of the past,” Clinton said Thursday at a speech sponsored by the Foreign Policy Group. “So it’s our job to reintroduce a post-Iraq generation of young people around the world to principled American leadership.”

Clinton made her remarks during a keynote speech at an event co-hosted by Foreign Policy Magazine and the State Department.

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