More generally, you support Civil Rights.
Now lets say you have disposable income that you would be willing to commit to help make this happen. To whom do you donate?
The Democratic Party or a gay/straight alliance being formed in a high school located in a suburb of Kansas City?
Which one will actually help progress your goals? Which one will make the world a better place for the LGBT community, your primary goal?
The Democrats are campaigning hard to remind us that the Republicans are worse than them. That's true. But, the Democrats are ignoring the fact that we aren't choosing between Democrats and Republicans, we're choosing between politics and non-politics. When people like Bill OReilly are further to the left on an issue like Don't Ask Don't Tell than a large chunk of elected Democrats, we realize that our $25 is better spent going to a group of high schoolers making a difference in their community.