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The world has changed for the better

So I’ve mentioned a few times that the documentary Fish Out Of Water is incredible and that pretty much every person alive needs to watch it (not hyperbolic at all).   131 more words

My Journey

Adler School, Chicago Lakeshore Hospital hosting special screening of 'A Fish Out of Water' with director Ky Dickens

You’ve likely heard arguments against homosexuality based upon Bible verses, but do you know the actual context and full meaning of those Bible quotes?

On Thursday, the Adler School’s… 239 more words

Social Issues

Genesis 1:1-31 "Go forth and multiply"

(The first of seven posts on the verses I outlined as the main 7 verses used to condemn homosexuality by fundamentalist Christians. The original list of verses (and most the arguments I will be outlining in these posts) was taken from the documentary… 652 more words

Fish Out Of Water (2009) Ky Dickens - A Summary/Review

While I don’t think it’s my job to dictate other people’s moral principle’s or the moral principles of their religion I do think that any person who is going to spout off about what their religion says about any particular social or moral practice needs to be well informed and hear about the issue from scholars on all sides of the topic, not just their side, before making any conclusions on what and who their god hates. 1,445 more words

Politics

Fish Out of Water

Last night, I was scouring Netflix for a good documentary (as I so often do).  What I found was an absolute gem.  “Fish Out Of Water” examines what the Bible really has to say about homosexuality.  119 more words

The Bible And LGBT Issues

Reeling 2009 Has TPR All Stars

The 28th annual Queer Film Festival in Chicago, Reeling 2009, is set to go from November 5th -15th and I’m happy to say the roster includes two movies made by folks who have been getting TPR support for years. 114 more words

Queer Music

R.I.P. Lady Bunny.

I had the misfortune tonight of suffering through an interminable set of woman-hating, xenophobic non-jokes and willful ignorance by Lady Bunny, née Jon Ingle, at Lakeview nightclub… 209 more words

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