Taking on “That’s So Gay!”

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When “that’s so gay” becomes a teachable moment for mom

Sorry Slate, Straight Men Aren’t Right to be Homophobic

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Mitch Helix answers an article from Slate, explaining why its conclusions are wrong.

Raise a Kid You Would Like to Have a Drink With

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Jeff Hay thinks parents should lead by example—and that you can learn a lot about a person from the way they handle a bar stool.

On Being Threatened For Not Being Homophobic

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Paul Blest on the gig that got out of control, and what he learned from it.

Touch Isolation: How Homophobia Has Robbed All Men Of Touch

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Mark Greene has one clear reason we should all fight for gay rights. Homophobic prohibitions against male touch are hurting straight men as well.

“Tea Party” Pollutes Body Politic

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What’s in a name? When it comes to the “Tea Party,” a distortion of history.

A Boy And His Married Gay Dads

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Dennis Milam Bensie shares the experience of his gay friends’ raising of their son and their battle to do so.

Blackmail, Gay Lobbyists, and the Pope

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There has been all sorts of misinformation floating around about the blackmail of Vatican Prelates and a gay lobby being at work, and Pope Francis’ confirmation of some of these things was leaked to the press.

Project Maps Hate Speech Through Twitter (Infographic)

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How hateful is your section of the country? Twitter provides the answer.

“I attended a homophobic, hyper-masculine all-male high school, and I listened to a lot of punk and hardcore as an outlet for my feelings there.”

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This is a comment by Evin Carty on the post “Is Music the Last Sanctioned Outlet for Men to Express Their Emotions?”

Gay!

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Tom West embraces his sexuality. He figures the rest of the world will catch up soon enough.

Ending Homophobia, One Brother at a Time

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The key to ending homophobia might be to open the conversation and create safe spaces.