New Republic Pulls “Inappropriate and Invasive” Op-Ed About Pete Buttigieg

The New Republic has retracted a homophobic op-ed about Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg. The piece title “My Mayor Pete Problem” was written by openly gay literary critic Dale Peck, and drew condemnation immediately after i…

The New Republic has retracted a homophobic op-ed about Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg. The piece title “My Mayor Pete Problem” was written by openly gay literary critic Dale Peck, and drew condemnation immediately after it was published on the magazine’s website Friday. In his op-ed, Peck described the South Bend, Indiana mayor as “the […]