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Black Sheep

This Incredible Film Is Illuminating The Stories Of India's Transgender Women

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 05.06.2016 | Queer Voices

"BLACK SHEEP" is a powerful new film shining a light on the lives and stories of a group of individuals in India whose identities fall outside of bina...

A Stowaway, a Black Sheep, and a Wedding

Janet Bertolus | Posted 04.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Janet Bertolus

I decided right then and there, in the midst of this family of strangers, to declare my status. "I guess not. You know, I'm a black sheep."

The Liberation of Being a Determined Black Sheep

Samuel Chiron | Posted 12.03.2015 | College
Samuel Chiron

What defines determination? In every day life, work, grad school, internships, driving and buying coffee--we are beings that are encoded to be determi...

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to My Daughter's Wedding

Greg Frucci | Posted 07.21.2016 | Weddings
Greg Frucci

An ability I have gets the best of me sometimes. When I keep a straight face, sometimes I'm really being real. At the rehearsal dinner for my daught...

When Your Mother Makes You The Enemy

Sandra Ramos O’Briant | Posted 10.07.2014 | Fifty
Sandra Ramos O’Briant

I'm going through scribbled notes and old emails I'd crammed into a file. They're a journal of sorts, spontaneous scenes written on the backs of envelopes, emails I sent and the ones I didn't.

How Meeting Susan Anspach Completed The Circle

Lionel Rolfe | Posted 08.31.2014 | Los Angeles
Lionel Rolfe

Susan Anspach is best known for her appearances with Jack Nicholson in "Five Easy Pieces" and Michael Douglas in "Running," but a more obscure European production, "Montenegro," may be her masterpiece.

'Baa, Baa, Black Sheep, Have You Any Wool?' No, but I Have Some Shame

Michael Rohrer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Michael Rohrer

I have so convinced myself that my parents are disappointed in me for being gay that I keep pushing them to confirm my suspicions. I seem unable to accept that they aren't disappointed in me or ashamed of me. You know what that might mean? That I'm disappointed in me.

Katherine Bindley

Playing Favorites: How It Effects Your Kids, And How You Can Deal With It | Katherine Bindley | Posted 11.21.2011 | Parents

The favorite child. Quick. Without thinking about it, what's your gut reaction to those three words? A. Yes, that was me growing up (insert here a ...

Jaweed Kaleem

Popular Catholic Priest John Corapi Calls It Quits, Blasts Church Leaders On His Way Out | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 08.18.2011 | Religion

A nationally televised Roman Catholic priest who has been embroiled in sexual misconduct allegations has bewildered his followers by saying that he is...

Jason Linkins

Fiorina 'Demon Sheep' Ad's Artistic Inspiration REVEALED | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

I won't be the first to make note of this, but I'm grateful to email tipster Michael H., who points out that Carly Fiorina's "Demon Sheep" attack ad -...

When Nepotism Goes Awry: 5 Politicians And Their (Naughty?) Sons

Huffington Post | Adam Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Sons of big name political leaders have been making the news this week from Europe to Africa. In France, President Nicolas Sarkozy has taken heat for ...