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The Gay Divide

Originally published on economist.com There was a teenager in Arizona in the 1970s who “could no more imagine longing to touch a woman than longing to touch a toaster”. But

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That Piece About Love And The LGBT Community

Remember that Christian pastor that spoke of his unconditional love for his children, one which would not change even if they came out of the closet to him? Well, I

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AND THEN HE SAID TO ME…

We went to the same university, my paternal cousin and I. He was a couple of classes ahead of me, older, of course, than me, and treated me with the

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I AM DONE!

Leviticus 18:22 – Do not practice homosexuality, having sex with another man as with a woman. It is a detestable sin. (NLT) Every day, I pretend this part of the

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The Boy I Never Had (Part 2)

My phone beeped as a text message came in. My pulse quickened as my heart sank. I shook off the feeling of dread that settled on me and opened the

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That Piece About How To Be Queer In Your Church

Written by Derrick Clifton, originally published in thoughtcatalog.com It’s not easy being a religious queer person. It’s even harder while part of a congregation that spews homophobia in pulpits and

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LIVING WITH HATE

You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world, and there’s still going to be somebody who hates peaches. – Dita Von Teese Mother Theresa (1910 – 1997) was

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What The Christian Pastor Promises To Do If His Children Are Gay

Originally published on gaystarnews.com A Christian pastor in North Carolina has been amazed by the reaction to one of his recent blog postings, in which he wrote about what his

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THE CALL

Recently, I got the call. I just don’t mean any phone call. This was the call from mummy dearest. It was the one call that most gay men dread; the

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“Frozen” Progress in Gay Rights

Written by Jaime Franchi8, and originally published in jedmorey.com We might have been the last of the elementary school set to watch the film Frozen. My six-year-old daughter had heard