Now that we’re married can we go back to being queer?

“Marriage is a wonderful institution, but who wants to live in an institution.” Groucho Marx Of course LGBT people should be able to get married. Of course we should be treated equally under the law. And of course, the dismantling of institutionalized homophobia within our government can only lead to less condoning of personal and…

To Gay Scouts: Just Don’t Grow-up to Be Gay

This week, among a string of gay bashing incidents in New York City, Mark Carson was shot in the face and murdered for no reason other than senseless and vile homophobia. Today the Boy Scouts of America ended their ban on admitting gay youth members but retained the banishment of gay leaders, and in social…

Gay People Still Gay After Conversion Therapy

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER FILES SUIT ON BEHALF OF FOUR GAY MEN Last Tuesday, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) filed suit on behalf of four young gay men against a Jersey City, NJ based organization called Jews Offering New Alternatives to Healing (JONAH), a group that provides conversion therapy to gay men looking to…