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So, today, I was thinking a bout a ex boyfriend that I had before I started dating Tristan. We’ll call him Nick, because that is far from his actual first name and this is going to be very person. 328 more words

Fear. Pain. Doubt. Shaking Hands. Voice Trembling...STARTING!

“Start now. Start where you are. Start with fear. Start with pain. Start with doubt. Start with hands shaking. Start with voice trembling but start. Start and don’t stop. 13 more words

Gender Issues

South Africa's Progressive Gay Legislation Belies Reality on Ground

In a continent that has seen a huge upsurge in anti-gay legislation lately, South Africa appears, on the surface of it anyway, to be a little oasis of progressiveness – as can be witnessed by this coming weekend’s much-feted Joburg Pride festival (Saturday 25 October). 986 more words

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Jeffrey Laude deserved to die

Can we all just agree that Jeffrey “Bakla” Laude deserved to die, acquit US Marine Joseph Pemberton for murdering the transsexual and move on? Aren’t we already mired down in a plethora of more pressing issues such as deciding which love team is better, KathNiel or JaDine? 715 more words

Being Gay

Fear and Homophobia at Home

In October of my fourth year of high school, I got sick with a strange flu virus. I had to stay home for almost a month. 238 more words


V for Vendetta: Questions for Reflection

V for Vendetta: Questions for Reflection (James McTeigue, 2005)

Examine the director’s use of interior and exterior spaces in the film. For example, you may begin with Evey’s flat and V’s underground hideout. 368 more words


Congressional candidate: Same-sex marriage is a "pestilence" and same-sex couples are "gremlins"

Anthony Culler is the Republican nominee for Congress in South Carolina’s 6th District.  He’s running an uphill campaign against Congressman James Clyburn, a civil rights hero who has held the seat since 1993.   429 more words

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