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Stonewall: The Trailer

Roland Emmerich’s upcoming movie Stonewall, about the 1969 Stonewall Riots, released its first trailer last week and in doing so provoked a good deal of negative commentary and protest. 1,565 more words

History

The Normal Heart: The Impact of AIDS

When Larry Kramer’s The Normal Heart debuted in New York City in 1985, it was probably the first piece of theater to confront the emerging AIDS crisis. 2,313 more words

History

Some Luck (First of Trilogy)

Some Luck by Jane Smiley

Peer through keyhole. Love, birth, death and history slowly happen.

California

I’m about to get real valley girl up in this joint so if you are not a Clueless fan then please dismiss yourself from this post immediately (and indefinitely… … 407 more words

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The Baby Diaries 25

Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. Barbara Kingsolver

I recently read a book in which there was a passage that greatly affected me. 1,020 more words

The Baby Diaries