Nobody truly sympathizes with gays. They're an unnatural movement with no real numerical support. They merely have some very rich people in their movement is all.
Baldwin merely showed what 90% of Progressives truly feel. Pure disgust towards gays.
Have the apologists forgiven Baldwin yet?
"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)