Fri, Nov 2, 2007 8:47 AM EDT

obama.jpg Andre Banks recently weighed it on the recent barrage of news surrounding Barack Obama's decision to have 'ex-gay' minister and gospel artist, Donnie McClurkin perform on a gospel tour through South Carolina. His attempts to reach out to Black voters isolated him from gay supporters. Members of the Black LGBT community have responded with disappointment over Obama's obvious omission of Black LGBT faith leaders from the conversations. Check out Andre's blog writewhatilike to find out what he says about the story.