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I am not “just like you!”

I saw Bishop Gene Robinson on The Daily Show this past week explaining how loving gay and lesbian families are, just like heterosexual families. Bishop Robinson is a brave person and I respect him as a faith leader , but his argument is both inaccurate and dangerous. It is one I hear all the time […]

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No, Emily Saliers’s baby won’t make her less gay

In a recent article on AfterEllen.com Sarah Terez Rosenblum notes that Emily Saliers of the Indigo Girls is expecting a baby with her partner. Rosenblum waxes poetic about her own disinterest in marriage and child rearing and her fondness for lesbian life in part because it seems to offer a way out of these burdens. If […]

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