On December 6th of 2011, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke before the United Nations Human Rights Council, speaking of her advocacy for gay rights abroad. Her words: "Gay rights are human rights" and that "It should never be a crime to be gay."
Here is the full speech:
I salute you, Hillary! You have, by your words and actions, created a lasting mark on the right side of the canvas of world history. I have proven time and time again that choosing you as someone to emulate is a good decision.
Here is a music video of the speech's most striking points: