"I ask those who use religious or cultural arguments to deprive LGBT people of their human rights: what do you gain by making others less equal? Is your religion or culture so weak that the only way you can sustain it is by denying others their basic rights? There is no room in our 21st … Continue reading QOTD 06.13.2017
June 12, 2017 marks one year since 49 people were killed and 58 others were wounded at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, FL. Eli Lieb & Brandon Skeie released "Pulse" two days after the shooting, dedicating it to all those touched by the tragedy. i wish i could reach them / and strip away what separates … Continue reading QOTD 06.12.2017: “Pulse”
"Coming out is the most political thing you can do." -Harvey Milk (22 May 1930 - 27 November 1978), LGBTQ & human rights activist, eternal ray of hope & sunshine, and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient (awarded posthumously in 2009) "The young gay people in the Altoona, Pennsylvanias and the Richmond, Minnesotas who are coming … Continue reading QOTD 06.11.2017
"When I was 13 years old, my beautiful mother and my father moved me from a conservative Mormon home in San Antonio, Texas to California and I heard the story of Harvey Milk. And it gave me hope. It gave me the hope to live my life, it gave me the hope to one day … Continue reading QOTD 06.10.2017
Is it time to welcome back, Rose Mary Stretch?