Category Archives: Leadership

Is There Anything We Don’t Understand About This Picture?

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New Hero for #OWS: Dorli! Dorli! Dorli!

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Surviving Bullies: Peterr and the Flirtations Speak

This video (soundtrack, really–listen to the lyrics of the entire song) goes with a FABULOUS post by Peterr over at Firedoglake. His post is as moving as the song sung by the all-gay a cappella group The Flirtations. Recalling a … Continue reading

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Surviving Bullies: Jon Speaks

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Surviving Bullies: President Barack Obama Speaks

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They Are Gone; We Must Not Be Silent

Everyone is at extreme risk when bullies take actions that evoke shame, humiliation, ridicule and torment…and GLBT teens are at the most extreme risk of dying. Continue reading

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Target: Between Hard Rock Gospel and a Bad Place

Is That A Rainbow I See Dripping All Over Your Target Audience? Today, Tom Emmer, a vociferous anti-Gay policitan and recipient of Target Corp. political monies, who is running in the Minnesota gubernatorial Republican primary, has announced he is re-oganizing … Continue reading

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Bruce Vilanch & Jackie Beat Co-Emcee at SF LGBT Soiree 8 Fundraiser, Saturday 4/10/10

Soiree 8, The Annual Fundraiser for the San Francisco LGBT Community Center, is Saturday, 10 April, 2010. Advance ticket sales are closed, but tickets will still be available at the door, which opens at 7 p.m. All ticket sales will … Continue reading

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Editorial: What’s Killing “the Gay”?

Meanwhile, Keith is dead. One cannot help but wonder how offended the “general public” is now. Not very, I suggest. Whether by accident of his own hand or the purposeful banging of his head on a steel door by law enforcement, he’s dead. I’m heart-sickened at how the despair and demoralization of social disenfranchisement has led to the death of another Gay brother. I don’t care what the Coroner finds, we all know the truth. In the bigger picture of his life, starting way before the weekend incident, but perhaps including it, hatred and homophobia killed Keith Kimmel. And it’s killing the rest of us too. Continue reading

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STILL Getting Our Wins in Increments

how can the Judge do everything but call the school board creeps and bigots for violating Constance McMillen’s constitutional rights, and then NOT force them to give her the ONLY thing she requested??? Continue reading

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