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Pink Triangle Day 2021

January 13, 2021

What (if anything) do you celebrate on February 14th? For some the day is just another corporate-driven excuse to spend money; as the credit card bills from last year’s Holiday season are coming due. There […]

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My Coming Out Story

October 10, 2020

First posted here in 2010. In recognition of the upcoming “National Coming Out Day” I decided to add my story to the intertubes. Growing up I knew from a young age that I was ‘different’. […]

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Pulse Orlando Remembered

June 12, 2020

June 12, 2016 – Pulse Orlando Edward Sotomayor Jr., 34 | Stanley Almodovar III, 23 | Luis Omar Ocasio-Capo, 20 | Juan Ramon Guerrero, 22 | Eric Ivan Ortiz-Rivera, 36 | Peter O. Gonzalez-Cruz, 22 […]

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Today in Canadian Queer History

February 4, 2020

In 2016 I marked the 35th anniversary of Operation Soap – the 1981 Toronto bathhouse raids that became our “line in the sand“. This was just one in a series of police actions against businesses […]

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R&P in Queer History

January 13, 2020

Do you know the music of Romanovsky & Phillips? Do you have an old photograph, or perhaps a story of seeing them perform ‘back in the day’? Ron and Paul would like your help. In […]

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So Much Coming Out

October 10, 2019

National Coming Out Day (NCOD) was founded on October 11, 1988 by Robert Eichsberg and Jean O’Leary to celebrate the anniversary of the 1987 March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights. In these current […]