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Looking Behind, Looking Ahead

With Hollywood finally taking notice and actively supporting and promoting the transgendered community, it is hard not to ignore the movement. The Danish Girl, a film that has been nominated for three Oscars has brought awareness to the struggles facing transgendered people. 316 more words

Transgender

CASHING IN

Kevin Cash once wrote a 472-page book about the onetime publisher of the Union Leader in Manchester, New Hampshire, but for all his subject’s controversial right-wing vitriolic color, nobody I know has ever managed to finish reading the opus. 181 more words

Life

ON THAT CONSERVATIVE LABEL

There were times I’d joke, “I’m the most conservative person around here,” back when I worked for what was often called an ultraconservative newspaper.

In some ways, I’m not that far from the Amish, at least in my sympathies, and you can’t get more conservative than that. 272 more words

Culture

THE BIG QUESTION

So just what is it, that causes us to fall head over heels? Or to be attracted to one person but not another? Or to turn, at last, to a different kind of enticement and, hopefully, mutuality? 19 more words

Books

TELLING IT LIKE IT IS OUT THERE

No matter how trippy the narrative, With a passing freight train of 119 cars and twin cabooses is sounding more realistic than some of the political candidates.

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Life

No Jokes

Little song put together with BeLOey

Check it here… 

Champagne pops to kill the pain like cops slain another black teen stop, unnamed, unarmed, keep’em in chains, hoodies and barbed wire fences. 790 more words

Politics