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Educating for Democracy: Is the U.S. Moving Toward a Theocracy?
Given the positive developments over the last few decades involving the expansion of women's rights and gay rights, it is alarming to witness "legalized intolerance" exemplified through the recently adopted "religious freedom" bill in Georgia.
Gender Fluid Generation: Evolving Gender Norms at School
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International
The first time I learned that gender could be fluid was in sex ed in the 9th grade. I remember the teacher mumbling under her breath that some people don't identify their gender with the biological sex they were born with.
How to Not Be a Bitter Old Queen
Sings in the queer alt country band Indiana Queen. Scorpio.
I'm in my 40s; that's about in the middle of life if I'm so lucky. As I look back through time, I sense the 20-year-old version of me back there in the past, judging me. I was cocky then. It's easy to imagine oneself as the winner before the contest has even started.
Teenage Boys in Skirts Restored Our Faith in Humanity
Digital Marketer in Charleston, SC
Earlier this month hemlines were high at Colégio Pedro II in Brazil. After seeing their transgender classmate Maria Muniz get suspended for wearing a skirt to school, the boys and girls of the school all wore skirts to show their support.
Meatless Monday: The Seed of Something Great -- Seed Food and Wine Festival
Author and syndicated columnist, the Edgy Veggie
Rick Perry, This Is What Happens When People Are Forced to Live in the Closet
New York-based comedian
Rick, do you ever wonder what happens to gay men and women when they try to force themselves to live a lie? Well Rick, I've got news for you. Most mixed orientation marriages end catastrophically, with both partners greatly damaged. I was in one of those marriages.
Why Uganda Should Consider the Greatest Commandment
Director of Legislative Affairs, General Conference of Seventh...
It is the responsibility of all of us who believe in the biblical admonition that we are our brother's keeper to speak up and speak out strongly when we see human rights being violated.
Methodist Gay Marriage Debate Hits Court
'Homophobia Is Sinful,' Says National Cathedral Dean
LOOK: Vatican Kills Gay Photo Exhibit
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Gay Rights Vs. Religious Rights?
These Military Chaplains Will Be Fired If They Support Marriage Equality
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Did Abstinence-Only Create a Bully Generation?
Feminist, writer, and satirist (not always in that order)
Bullies and Their Silent Collaborators -- A Form of Psychological Slavery
Veteran urban educator
No therapeutic approaches of conflict mediation or sensitivity training will be effective in a culture which celebrates the bully and dehumanizes all of us, bullies, victims and their silent collaborators.
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