LGBTQ Allies Don’t Hedge Their Bets

Freedom Riders, the KKK, and a thought experiment

Homophobic bigotry in the United States is endemic and systemic

Powerful cultural institutions prop up anti-LGBTQ sentiment, doing great harm to members of gender and sexual minorities. Even so, many people who consider themselves LGBTQ allies are…



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James Finn

James Finn is an LGBTQ columnist, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.