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Herb Hamsher

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The DADT Emperor Has No Clothes

(43) Comments | Posted October 19, 2010 | 7:29 PM

In all of the conversation surrounding the oppressive and offensive "Don't Ask; Don't Tell" policy, there is an observation or conversation that continuously surprises me by its absence. At risk of oversimplifying but for the purpose of brevity, the case that is made to support both the policy itself and...

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Gay Apartheid Outs the Other Side of an Otherwise Great Nation

(41) Comments | Posted November 5, 2009 | 12:21 PM

Now we have the hard evidence. Those of us who are members of the GLBT community have known at least as long as we have known our sexual orientation, that we live in a highly discriminatory country, which practices bigotry with self-righteous authority.

We have seen it, and now...

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Stop Gay Apartheid

(3) Comments | Posted December 9, 2008 | 4:20 PM

Apartheid: A system of laws applied to one category of citizens in order to isolate them and keep them from having privileges and opportunities given to all others.

Particularly for an elder member of the GLBT community, the marches across the nation protesting the passage of Proposition...

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