“A digital billboard in New York City’s Times Square targeting President Donald Trump’s early inaction on coronavirus reached a grave milestone on Wednesday, as it ticked over to an estimated 50,000 preventable deaths.” – Josephine Harvey huffpost.com
“Donald Trump likes to call his opponents traitors — but if he’s looking for treasonous behavior, he should look within his own party.”
rollingstone.com: The Traitors Among Us
“because America is in the midst of a treason boom right now, and more than a few people in Trump’s immediate orbit — and Trump himself — richly and actually deserve the title of traitor, and the treason inherent in their acts and words is apparent.”
– Rick Wilson GOP Political Strategist | Dec 4, 2019 rollingstone.com
Leonard Matlovich Tombstone
Continue reading ““A Gay Vietnam Veteran””
“The headstone belonging to a gay Vietnam veteran still today remains a poignant reminder of the homophobia faced by the LGBTQ+ community on a daily basis. He arranged for his own burial at Congressional Cemetery, and designed his tombstone which reads: “A Gay Vietnam Veteran. When I was in the military, they gave me a medal for killing two men, and a discharge for loving one.””Vintage Everyday @ vintage.es
The LGBT Community Center of New York City, with support from Google.org, has worked to preserve LGBTQ+ history for future generations by extending the Stonewall National Monument from its physical location in New York City to a digital experience that can be accessed by everyone, everywhere.
pride.google June 2019
Celebrating the past, present, and future of the LGBTQ+ community.
pride.google June 2019
via pride.google: Pride Forever
To understand how gay rights vary around the world, Business Insider created a set of maps.
Shayanne Gall and Ashley Collman
businessinsider.com: 10 maps show how different LGBTQ rights are around the world – Business Insider
“In his new photo book, The AIDS Activist Project Bill Bytsura showcases 18 activists from around the globe, photographed over two decades, and including members of ACT UP (The AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power) chapters from the United States and Europe.”
– David Toussaint, Dec. 1, 2018 queerty.com
Baseless accusations of LGBT activists supporting the acceptance of pedophilia as a sexual orientation have resurfaced thanks to far-right trolls and internet conspiracists.
The latest push of the false narrative came from actor and prominent conservative James Woods, who frequently uses his Twitter account to spread falsehoods.
AH Comments: James Woods? Now that he’s practically faded into oblivion, his distribution of such hateful lies appears to be a desperate need to reclaim some of the attention and validation he received when he was an actor. He’s pathetic. Reduced to acting for an audience of bigots and haters.
LGBTQ have NEVER promoted acceptance of pedophilia. It’s an outrageous LIE. An emotionally charged tactic being used by rightwing-nuts and fake Christians to demonize LGBTQ.
The result being sustained discrimination, bigotry, hate and escalating violence.
“If you don’t know any better and you already think there’s something wrong with this community, you’re going to see this as more reason why it shouldn’t have rights.”
when he came to visit / LGBTQ Nation
The royal family’s disdain for the crass orange blowhard is hardly a secret …The royals – particularly Princes Harry and Charles – are friends with the Obamas. And since the Queen is notoriously fastidious about protocols of state, it was hardly an accident that she wore the “American State Visit brooch” as Trump…
read more @ lgbtqnation.com The Queen Threw Subtle Shade at Trump
Funny and tragic and sad … Corrupted, amoral Republican party along with #DumpTrump #FoxFakeNews and rightwing-nut cult drag the United States down to a new low…..
at least this humor allows some sort of catharsis
The bar now heralded as the launching point for the mainstream LGBTQ rights movement had, according to Kurt, fallen to the wayside and lost touch with its queer roots. So in 2006, in light of Stonewall going under, Kelly and a group of investors bought the property ― and revitalized it.Kurt Kelly and Stacy Lentz became the bar’s co-owners in 2006.
Read more about Kurt Kelly and Stacy Lentz saving an iconic place for the “gay rights” movement.