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My Uncle was Gay and I Want to Tell the World

My late, great Uncle Bruce was otherwise known as a fart-knocker, rump-ranger, poofter, fairy and shit-packing fag. It hurts to write those words, but that’s how a lot of people saw homosexual men, and over the course of his long life, some weren’t ashamed to spit it in his face. 526 more words

Life & Death

While Gay Rights Are Increasing in the United States, Support is Still Important

Center on Halsted, located in Lakeview in Chicago, is a community center committed to promoting LGBTQ rights and well-being. It sees more than 1000 people each day. 46 more words


The Catholic Church in Vatican has finally accepted same sex unions. Although this acceptance does not come without its fare share of patronising ideologies and doesn’t recognise the natural rights of the LGBT community, it’s still a bold move on the church’s behalf. 471 more words


The hallowed halls of Westminster are being decked out in the red, white and blue (or maybe purple?), as the establishment continues to crumble, following the election of a whole 1 UKIP MP a few weeks ago. 1,257 more words

Reverend Dr. Bruce Havens

Every Sunday at Pastor Havens’ church they say to people, “No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey you are welcome here!” Havens believes, “we can disagree about how we practice our faith and still be for justice and against discrimination. 84 more words


War on Humanity.

Soldiers have declared war. The flames of war are brewing beneath Michigan’s seemingly idyllic surface, but all is not as it seems. There are those that feel threatened by the way the world’s changing. 465 more words

Gay Rights

International Issues Surrounding LGBTQ+ Rights

When approaching a World Politics topic, different issues tend to arise around it determining the best way to combat the matter at hand. Three such issues that may occur are security, economic, and legal. 693 more words

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