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On Being a Public Figure and Dealing with Otherness

I couldn’t help but understand the news I read today about Michael Sam stating the following:

“If I had it my way, I never would have done it the way I did, never would have told it the way I did,’ says Sam, a former all-star at the University of Missouri, in GQ’s latest issue.

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Thoughts on "Desexualizing the Modern Gay Man"

One of the topics I consider is sexualization and how it affects me personally, and my community. This topic was brought up to me again by this article, … 1,047 more words

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What Does Being Gay Mean To Me?

One of the longest debates of my life, since I had come out at 12 years old in 5th grade, being very young what being gay actually meant… 1,450 more words

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In Apprecitation of Madonna

It was Madonna who once said:

“Now that I got everyone’s attention, what do I have to say?”

I recall watching VH1’s Behind The Music and felt this one comment helped inspire me. 387 more words

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In Appreciation of Oprah Winfrey and Josh Flagg

Sometimes it’s important to simply appreciate others who spread around positive energy and really make a difference. In this instance, I am referring to Oprah Winfrey and Million Dollar Listing reality star, Josh Flagg, who have, for different reasons, made a positive difference I appreciate. 302 more words

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Reflections on the Campaign: Martha Coakley and Steve Kerrigan

Martha Coakley

Regardless of what happened, I was proud, and happy to vote for Martha Coakley. I really, and truly, feel that too much emphasis, and criticism… 255 more words

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The "You Don't Say" Campaign

I would just like to applaud Duke’s “You Don’t Say” Campaign for getting it totally right about being sensitive to others. We need more of this. 84 more words

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