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- History for the Children: Huey P. Newton
A Speech given by Huey Newton, founder of the Black Panthers, August 15, 1970: During the past few years strong movements have developed among women and among homosexuals seeking their liberation. There has been some uncertainty about how to relate to these movements. Whatever your personal opinions and your insecurities about homosexuality and the various [...]
- Tomas Mournian: The Mary Interview
by Frank J Miles Los Angeleno Tomas Mournian calls his first young-adult novel, hidden, “a dystopia at the end of the rainbow.” This Bildungsroman is horror, thriller, and romance – including a soaring story of young gay love. hidden centers on gay suburban teenager Ahmed, who is sent to Serenity Ridge, a behavior-modification facility, by [...]
- The Intelligent Homosexual’s Guide to Capitalism and Socialism with a Key to the Scriptures
New York Premiere By Tony Kushner Directed by Michael Greif A co-production with Signature Theatre Company in association with The Guthrie Theater Featuring Bill Camp, Michael Cristofer, Linda Emond, Michael Esper, Steven Pasquale, and Stephen Spinella. March 22-June 12, 2011 In the summer of 2007, Gus Marcantonio, a retired longshoreman and card-carrying member of the [...]
- Larry Kramer: The Mary Interview
By Curt Weber Where does one begin with the man who was at the forefront of the fight to control and diminish one of the greatest contemporary health catastrophes this country, and the world, has seen–a disease infecting over 65 million people, 25 million of whom have died? Larry Kramer’s career moved from the movie [...]
- The Cure: Books that will make you straight.
That little boy grew up, and now he is carrying Reker’s luggage. I need it! I am tired of listening to Beyonce and fighting about Nicki Minaj. The silhouette that dare not speak its name. A battle that I lose every single day. (via acid cow) Share this:
- Self-Epitaph by Reinaldo Arenas
Self -Epitaph A bad poet in love with the moon, he counted terror as his only fortune : and it was enough because, being no saint, he knew that life is risk or abstinence, that every great ambition is great insanity and the most sordid horror has its charm. He lived for life’s sake, which [...]
- Flipping The Script
Above is an excerpt of sit-down interviews being assembled for a forthcoming documentary series called FLIPPING THE SCRIPT. The video was recently used to kick off a March 23rd panel discussion, sponsored by The Writers Guild Of America, on Hollywood’s portrayal of Black GLBT characters. Look for more on the project soon. Via Ben Patrick [...]
- Larry Kramer
Writer Jesse Green has written a great profile on the iconic author/activist Larry Kramer in this weeks New York magazine. The article seems to suggest the same righteous anger that provided Larry the fuel to ignite the AIDS activist movement is the same thing that is hampering his legacy. Larry is not going quietly into [...]
- The Crypto Nazi vs. the Queer
n his sedate ABC studio, newsman Howard K. Smith asked noted WASP, conservative thinker, gin drinker, and National Review founder William F Buckley and intellectual, novelist, MSM,* and professional “bon mot” dispenser Gore Vidal to comment on the fracas in Grant Park.