Straight Pride

    As more and more Americans identify themselves through their sexual orientation, I’d like to weigh in on the side of heterosexuality. There, I said it. I’m straight. Sexually speaking, this means that I don’t sleep with members of my own sex. Of course, who I sleep with is no-one’s business. Unless I’m a health hazard or something. And of course, what I do in my | Read More »

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    We’re Here, We’re Queer and We’re in Abject Denial

    Earlier this week, a group called Queers Against Israeli Apartheid boasted that the Pride Toronto organizers had voted to reverse a decision which would now let them march in the Gay Pride parade. They proudly touted it as a blow against censorship and then issued this statement: “This is a victory for the Palestine solidarity movement, which has faced censorship and bullying tactics from the | Read More »

    We’re Here, We’re Queer and We’re in Abject Denial

    Earlier this week, a group called Queers Against Israeli Apartheid boasted that the Pride Toronto organizers had voted to reverse a decision which would now let them march in the Gay Pride parade. They proudly touted it as a blow against censorship and then issued this statement: “This is a victory for the Palestine solidarity movement, which has faced censorship and bullying tactics from the | Read More »

    Heterosexual pride month

    This article was first published June 4, 2009. President Obama has again proclaimed June 2010 as a month to actively celebrate the gay lifestyle. Obama came through on his campaign theme of ‘equality’ Monday by proclaiming June as “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month”. Obama lauded what he calls “the determination and dedication” of the LGBT movement. In the same spirit of equality, I’d | Read More »

    Heterosexual Pride Month

    Obama came through on his campaign theme of ‘equality’ Monday by proclaiming June as “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month”. Obama lauded what he calls “the determination and dedication” of the LGBT movement. In the same spirit of equality, I’d like to propose July to be designated as Heterosexual Pride Month in hopes of drawing attention to and appreciation for traditional moral values and | Read More »