Mike Huckabee Resigns From Music Education Board After Fierce Backlash From Nashville

…Others soon joined the chorus, sending similar emails to Trahern expressing their anger over the choice of Huckabee, who has openly likened gay marriage to incest, has referred to homosexuality as a sin and once escorted former Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis, who refused marriage licenses to same-sex couples, out of jail.

…”What a terrible disappointment to see [the CMA Foundation’s] mission clouded by the decision to align with someone who so frequently engages in the language of racism, sexism, and bigotry,” Pastorek wrote, as reported by the Tennessean. Pastorek now takes some solace in the outcome, and hopes that the industry can move forward in the wake of such controversy.

Mike Huckabee Resigns From Music Education Board After Fierce Backlash From Nashville : The Record : NPR

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