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Gay and Lesbian Activism With a Sense of Humor

Last Build Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:46:16 PST


'Renewal of American Spirit'

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:46:16 PST

For LGBTQ people and our associated rights, the second decade of the 21st century has been a time of unprecedented progress. Despite setbacks and goals yet achieved, we are living in landmark times for our civil rights movement, and the...

Why can’t we ever stop talking about Russia?

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 05:38:35 PST

I’m not saying there’s a direct connection. But it is weird. If you followed politics anytime between 2013–2015, you are certainly aware of the preponderance of stories surrounding LGBTQ rights and the Russian government’s hostility toward them. From the 2013...

If Jared and Ivanka support us, they need to show the work

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 10:28:41 PST

Jared and Ivanka: If you support us, show the work Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, both of whom are universally seen as influential figures in the President of the United State’s life and decision-making, are getting much credit in the...

In collegiate LGBTQ debate, Trump SCOTUS pick defended discrimination

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 05:18:16 PST

In the mid-1980s, the United States military had yet to even enact its discriminatory Don’t Ask Don’t Tell policy, operating instead under an even more sweeping ban on openly LGBTQ soldiers whether they were silent or not. As they usually...

Trump lost popularity battle; signing FADA will lose him the war

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 11:22:51 PST

Donald J. Trump lost the popular vote by nearly three million. He loves to frame his electoral victory as an “historic landslide,” but the popular vote number is the one history will most remember. Hillary Clinton, the first woman on...

GLAAD Guest Post: One possible moderate does not moderate the Trump cabinet

Sun, 18 Dec 2016 10:27:26 PST

Guest post: One possible moderate does not moderate the Trump cabinet [GLAAD]

Many of us are scared, but all of us are uncertain

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 06:10:26 PST

As we try to move forward, one thing I would like to hear from Trump supporters (or even just the "get over it" crowd) is acknowledgement of the great unknown into which we have elected to enter. Whether we chose...

I never got the chance to come out (#NationalComingOutDay)

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:13:02 PDT

Even though I have shared every aspect of my gay life in so many fora, it occurs to me that I have never really told my coming out story. So here goes. Home for Thanksgiving during my third year of...