About Warren Blumenfeld

Dr. Warren J. Blumenfeld is author of Warren’s Words: Smart Commentary on Social Justice (Purple Press); co-editor ofReadings for Diversity and Social Justice (Routledge) and Investigating Christian Privilege and Religious Oppression in the United States (Sense); editor of Homophobia: How We All Pay the Price (Beacon Press), and co-author of Looking at Gay and Lesbian Life (Beacon Press).

Florida Proposes “Stand Outside My Loo” Law

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Why don’t we become gender inclusive and get with the times?

Tea Party & Likud East & West: A Symbiosis of Fear & Division

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Warlords don’t have use for peace because peace doesn’t have use for warlords.

What Causes Homosexuality? Who Cares?

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People have been claiming causes for hundreds of years. But does it really matter here, and now?

Patriotism & Nationalism Projected Through “Ida”

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“Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind.”-Albert Eisenstein

Netanyahu’s Speeches a Travesty

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Hypermasculine bravado as political weapon

I Seem to Have Misplaced My Lawn

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Warren Blumenfeld has a winter mystery to solve. Maybe his furry friends can help.

We Are “Carefully Taught” to Hate

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Nobody is born with hate in their heart.

Negotiating for Cessation of Persecution of LGBT People in Iran

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It’s no secret, the LGBT community faces adversity world-wide. Not the least of which places, Iran.

So, a Jewish Man Walked Around Paris for 10 hours

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…and all he got was this lousy treatment.

Dear Rudy Giuliani Re: Characterization of Obama

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Warren Blumenfeld calls out Rudy Giuliani on his recent statements about President Obama.

Violence against the “Other” as Systematic Blight on Our Society

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We are all animals, but some people more than others.

Pope Francis Smacks LGBTQ People on the Behind

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In one shot, Pope Francis lays his heavy hand on discipline and sexuality.

Acknowledging the Racism that Saturates Our Nation

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Mayor de Blasio kicks off a a battle with NYPD over “The Talk” and Warren Blumenfeld sees a perfect chance to have a similar “Talk” with the nation.

Trans* People Murdered for Truth Telling

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What happens when you courageously call into question the social myth of gender roles?

God Orders Us To Kill the Infidels

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“Oh my name it is nothin’ / My age it means less / The country I come from / Is called the Midwest / I’s taught and brought up there / The laws to abide / And that land that I live in / Has God on its side.” — Bob Dylan

Church of Latter-day Saints

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Way too little, far too late