Tag Archives: Socioeconomic Privilege

Queer and Queerer Ep. 45 – The LGBT Youth Homelessness Epidemic (ft. Carl Siciliano)

This week, Zack and Peterson welcome to the show Carl Siciliano, founder and executive director of The Ali Forney Center in New York City, which provides shelter for LGBT homeless youth. Since its founding nearly ten years ago, The Ali Forney Center has been on the forefront of addressing the epidemic of homelessness that impacts […]

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Conservative and Gay: Not Hypocritical, But Not Healthy Either

Just because some conservatives have reconciled their homosexuality doesn’t mean we should applaud them for what they do in the name of the LGBT community.

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So You Want To Be a Teabagger: Hiding Prejudice Behind Capitalism

Let’s imagine starting a new society, a whole new humanity. We’re playing SimEarth or Civilization here or something; just imagine it with me. We start it knowing everything we know now. We know there’s nothing to substantiate prejudice based on sex, gender, race, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Those identities all present naturally and in […]

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A Microcosmic Healthcare “Debate”

Hooray for HCR passing the House last night! The following is an aftershock… Seriously, don’t read this unless you are having a very slow Monday. It will frustrate you. I could have protected the identities of the people in this, but meh. Their names won’t come up in search results. It was on a wall, […]

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