The modern LGBTQ equality movement was born as a protest and a fight against police violence. We’re still fighting the system today.
Teaching had become too toxic: the grotesque, steady, virulent stream of public rhetoric aimed at LGBTQ, disabled, Black, and brown people had overflowed into my own life.
Under the principles, endorsed by Peter Thiel, the federal government could overrule local government to restore “order” in the face of “immorality.”
We assumed the area was an enclave for the rich — a sort of Italian Aspen, or maybe like Monaco. It turns out we were wrong, mostly in ways that delighted us.
Finding the right adoption path can be a challenge. This was how we did it and what we learned.
Coming to terms with pride, in all its iterations, has been a journey independent of the one I went on to come out.
I couldn’t expect other people to be comfortable with me unless I was comfortable with myself.
There’s a way to level the political playing field and it’s called keeping score. Our politicians need to feel about the American public like the American public feels about the IRS during an audit.
One thing you can always count on with Democrats: they love to panic. But if Biden is dead set on running for re-election, the party better gets its act together and quit clutching its pearls.