Category Archives: Gay Rights

A Little Teaser

Just a little something that happened on my screen this morning…oh, it’s only a working title. And it won’t be out until 2019. (and if you read the newsletter you already knew this was coming)

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“The Time He Desires” ACLU Donation Made!

Hey guys! Remember how FurPlanet and I decided to donate proceeds from sales of “The Time He Desires” to the ACLU to help fight gross stuff like the Muslim ban and lots of other terrible threats happening in the country? We … Continue reading

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Sales of The Time He Desires support the ACLU

Hey, I keep forgetting to tell people this–my bad. I talked to the wonderful guys at FurPlanet over MFF weekend and they have agreed to join me in donating all proceeds from the first month of sales of The Time … Continue reading

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#LoveWins Dignity

I’ve tweeted a lot about the Supreme Court decision striking down all bans on gay marriage, and I’m sure you guys all know what I think of it. I also want to say, as a sidebar to what this post … Continue reading

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The Gold Rule

You all know the Golden Rule, right? “Do unto others as you would have others do unto you.” Treat people the way you would want to be treated. Obviously this breaks down slightly in some cases (see for instance the … Continue reading

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Judicial “Activism”

activism. “the doctrine or practice of vigorous action or involvement as a meansof achieving political or other goals, sometimes by demonstrations,protests, etc.” —dictionary.com “Judicial activism” has become a common phrase used to describe the handing down of progressive decisions from courts. It’s specifically coming back into play, even from the progressive side, with the gay marriage arguments being heard by … Continue reading

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In The Anna: Thoughts

So Indiana. Here, in no particular order, are a few thoughts of mine on the law (SB 101, the “Religious Freedom Restoration Act” that will supposedly enable businesses to discriminate against LGBT individuals), the people attacking it, the people defending … Continue reading

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“22 Jump Street” and the disappearance of homophobia from bromances

[Minor spoilers for the movie “22 Jump Street” follow!]   The main theme of the very entertaining “22 Jump Street” is “everything is exactly the same as before.” But the secondary theme is basically that Schmidt (Jonah Hill) and Janko … Continue reading

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Coming Out, Then and Now (and Later!)

Take five minutes today and listen to a couple gay Ellens talk about their coming-out experiences. Ellen Page came out very recently; Ellen DeGeneres, of course, came out nearly twenty years ago. Two things I took away from this clip: … Continue reading

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Food Stamps and Gay Marriage

Recently I watched the extremely entertaining and rage-inducing Daily Show response to the Fox News response to the Daily Show piece on Fox News’s obsession with people who are enjoying life on food stamps a little too much. Go watch … Continue reading

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