Mixed Results in Studies Investigating LGBT Equality

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Equality can only be achieved by breaking all of the many spokes in the wheel of oppression.

Alan Turing Helped Save the World

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…and they persecuted him.

God, Guns, & Capitalism: A Recipe of Insanity

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When is enough, enough?!

The Hunger Games as Metaphor for Youth Oppression & Resistance

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I believe one of the litmus tests by which a society can be judged is the ways it treats its young people, for this opens a window projecting how that society operates generally.

A Reflection on Veterans Day

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Veterans of war, veterans of diplomacy, veterans of peace. Shall we honor them all?

Ebolaphobia and the Contagion of Fear

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“Germ” based fear leaves racism, sexism, and homophobia in its wake.

The Conversion of a Queer-Basher

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Former ‘queer-basher’ James Baines and his struggle to convert hate into understanding.

The Soul of a Young Artist

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Social reform is an art and art can reform society. When we look at the soul of an artist and their art, we can find the way to peace.

Love Will Conquer the Hatred

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In Remembrance of Matthew Shepard

 Malala Yousafzai & Classroom Attendance

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Malala Yousafzai recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize and her influence on the love of learning.

Satire as Libel & Resistance to Anti-Racism Efforts

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What does it mean when alleged satire uses a real name with a fake quote?

Finally College Centers Meeting Needs of Underserved Students

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Imagine this: Today is your first day at college.

Happy LGBT History Month

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LGBT History and education can propel progress for the human rights movement.

Clean Potable Water a Human Right, Even in Detroit

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When water becomes a human right in a nation divided.

Dangerous Values at Values Voters Summit

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I perceive so many issues and so much material to critique from the recent so-called Values Voters Summit in Washington, D.C. that I find it difficult where precisely to focus.

LGBT Equality and the 2012 GOP Presidential Candidates

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In preparation for 2016, a rundown of the LGBT equality platform from the 2012 GOP Presidential hopefuls