Sally Field Pens Open Letter About Gay Son

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Sally Field’s son speaks proudly of his mother. She speaks equally proudly of him.

The Power of Music In War

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In a remarkable story, WWII Veteran Jack Leroy Tueller shares an account that shows the power of music in war.

Raising Our Man to Be a Man

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To Garon and Jamie, equality is important, and they’re gonna make sure their little dude knows that.

For The Love of Men – A New Editorial Section at GMP

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A team of women are launching a new section at The Good Men Project focusing on women supporting men and the issues surrounding masculinity.

On Raising Kids Not to Bully (Or to Be Bullied)

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Julie Gillis looks at ways you can help your child grow up to not be a bully — and, equally important, how to not have them be a victim of bullying.

He’s a New Kind of Queen

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Rudy Flesher, drag performer, won’t wear a wig or shave his beard—and that doesn’t make him any less of a queen.

Macklemore’s “Same Love” Wasn’t Written for the Gay Community

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Hip-hop’s new pro-gay anthem can be misguided and self-elevating, but it’s also talking acceptance with straight teenaged boys on their own terms.

“Since the BSA can expel gay people, it’s up to their allies who are harder to demote or expel to be that voice in the organization.”

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This is a comment by Ryan Hauck on the post “No Equality Badge For Boy Scouts Of America”.

Why Black Women Also Fear Black Men

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Though the fear of black men by white people is based on racist stereotypes, black women’s fear is rooted in a lifetime of experience.

Giving Thanks for Our Successes

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While the road ahead can be daunting, on this Thanksgiving, let’s be thankful for how far we’ve come.

Gay Day at Disney Meets the Promise Keepers

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Justin Cascio remembers when being out and proud has been a courageous, life-affirming act.

Gay Pride 2012 on The Good Life

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Gay Pride on The Good Life

Everybody’s Trans: Gender Oppression Hurts All of Us

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The freedom of gender expression is not just a trans issue.

Spelling Queer with L, G, B, & T (and A, I, P…) Part 3

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HeatherN offers the final installment of a “Queer Dictionary” to help understand the terminology surrounding sexuality and gender.

The 5 People You Meet as a Gay Dad

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Before becoming a gay dad, Jerry Mahoney was worried about what people would say. He has since realized it’s fairly predictable.

Listening is the Root of Justice

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Jamie Utt reflects on listening, privilege, and Twitter conversations