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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

American individualism: now available in gay

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The rise in support that Trump saw from the LGBTQ+ community in the 2020 election proved shocking to many. How could any member of...

Midwood Investment & Development vs. the LGBTQ community

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You’re going to see the words Midwood Investment & Development a lot in this column. You’re also going to see Gloria Casarez a lot...

Midwood Investment & Development: homophobic, racist?

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Is Midwood Investment & Development homophobic and racist? If you feel that those words are too strong, read on.  Here’s the short history of what...

Keeping hope for the holidays

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We columnists hate writing our holiday columns. Each year we try to find a new angle to the annual feelings we all go through,...

We need more out LGBTQ teachers

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With President-elect Biden’s decision to name Pete Buttigieg as the Secretary of Transportation, we will finally (pending Senate approval) see an LGBTQ person lead...

Mayor Pete will make a great Secretary of Transportation

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In my October Q & A with candidate Joe Biden, I asked whether he would put LGBT people in his cabinet. His answer was...

What’s on your mind?

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There are times, like many people, that I'll find myself with writer's block.  At those times I turn to my Facebook friends and ask...

A universal fight for LGBTQ rights

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When I lived in Japan in the mid 2000s, there wasn’t much open action for LGBTQ visibility. No out celebrities on billboards, no awareness...

Don’t wait for a federal Equality Act. Go local instead.

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When speculating what Joe Biden’s first 100 days will look like, a lot of media outlets have written about the president-elect’s vow to sign...

When an epidemic turns political

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It amazes me how similar the protections against Covid-19 are to those of HIV/AIDS. If you were around in the early days of AIDS...

One joke too many

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In the early 1980s, a friend of mine let me borrow a vinyl record of theirs: the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack for “Monty Python's...

We’re nowhere near full LGBTQ equality

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Every so often, we get reminders that despite the gains made over the decades by activists in the LGBTQ community, we still have a...

The push for LGBT rights continues abroad

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Want to publicly thank the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw Poland who gave me an appreciation of how resilient our government can be and how...

Thanksgiving in the time of pandemic

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If you are reading this, you already have a reason to give thanks: You have (thus far) survived the coronavirus pandemic that has killed...

Why thinking for oneself matters

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Recently, CNN interviewed a nurse from South Dakota who said that some patients with Covid-19 still refuse to believe the virus is real. Even...

The world moves on

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While this country has been paralyzed by both the pandemic and the political circus we call the 2020 election (led by the lead clown...

A time to turn the tide

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In the earliest days of the Remembering Our Dead project, which led to the Transgender Day of Remembrance, many of us shared a hope...

Georgia, Georgia, Georgia

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This column could be filled with the names of those in the LGBTQ community who expect or should be considered for position in the...

Forgive and forget is the exact wrong advice right now

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The old adage used to be "forgive and forget." A more modern twist  is "forgive, but never forget." But, as we embark on this...

Creep of the Week: Donald Trump

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As I write this, it is Election Day in America. Millions and millions of people have already voted and today people are in lines...

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