- Clay Cane: I have always said, if you want to meet a whole bunch of black gay folks, just go to a black church
- But the anti-love language in black churches is why so many black queer youths are suicidal, Cane says
Clay Cane is the author of "Live Through This: Surviving the Intersections of Sexuality, God, and Race," which is available for preorders now and will be released in June. Follow him on Twitter: @claycane.
(CNN)Gospel superstar and pastor Kim Burrell is on the receiving end of a welcome backlash over a spiritually violent, disgusting sermon she delivered about the LGBT community. But while the response to her comments is welcome, the incident is about so much more than a message that sounded like it came directly from the Ku Klux Klan.