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The Marriott Plays for Both Teams, One of Which is NARTH’s

What’s a company with a 100 equality rating like Marriott doing offering safe harbor to an organization as dangerous and harmful as NARTH? Watch as NARTH admits how they hate relying on a pro-gay hotel to host their very anti-gay conferences.

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The Militant Atheist with a Gay Agenda is Popping Up All Over

I was just kind of curious… what kind of impact did my free hugs sign make at the Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear? Here’s what I’ve found…

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A Thousand Hugs at the Rally to Restore Sanity

What happens when you offer to give free hugs at a huge mannerly rally? You get them! Here are some of my memories and observations from the day…

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FREE HUGS (from a Militant Atheist with a Gay Agenda)!!

A post for all the strangers I encounter at the Rally4Sanity!

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Preparing for Sanity and/or Fear

I am about to make my grand departure for Washington, DC. And by grand, I mean sitting in the car by myself listening to NPR podcasts while sitting in traffic on I-270. (Thankfully, I don’t have to go as far as 495 for where I’m staying.) By the way, if you need listening materials for […]

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When Activists With Pure Hearts Shoot the Movement in the Foot…?

Andy Szekeres analyzes the FCKH8 campaign and the way some pro-gay efforts just provide ammunition to the religious right.

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Powerless: All or Nothing LGBT Support of Democrats

In the lead-up to next week’s election, leaders in the LGBT movement have offered a choice: “Vote Democratic or you’re responsible for the Republicans taking over and persecuting us all!”

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Queer and Queerer Ep. 27 – Ummm… Your Heterosexual Privilege is Totally Showing

It’s Spirit Day! Zack and Peterson are here to have an important conversation about a challenging topic. What is heterosexual privilege? We throw around the terminology a lot, but what does it really mean? Today we try to help our audience understand exactly what it is and why we need our allies to be more […]

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Spirit Day Beyond Purple

Shannon Cuttle reminds us that wearing the color purple today isn’t enough; we truly have to step up and represent the spirit of the community

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If The Military Wants Me To Help With LGBT Education, I’ll Enlist

Today, in compliance with the Don’t Ask Don’t Tell injunction, the Pentagon has guided recruiters to process applications for applicants who admit they are openly gay or lesbian. That means that right now, I should be able to go to a recruiter and enlist. In fact, Dan Choi is reenlisting in Times Square as I […]

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