"There are those who insist the Holocaust never happened, who perpetrate every form of intolerance—racism, anti-Semitism, homophobia, xenophobia, sexism and more. We have an opportunity and an obligation to confront these scourges. We have the opportunity to commit ourselves to resisting injustice, intolerance and indifference in whatever forms they may take."
One of the first time's Obama spoke against homophobia and intolerance was in January 2008, while pursuing the Democratic nomination, at Ebenezer Baptist Church.
Video of the president, AFTER THE JUMP.