Shattering the Homophobic Status Quo

Can we break out of our toxic thinking?

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Homophobia, transphobia, and biphobia are pervasive —

Want an example? A fellow writer who addresses LGBTQ issues sent me the text of a comment about a story he’d posted on a popular Internet platform.

If they didn’t choose to be queer (which they…




Collected Writings. Stories and ramblings from a long-time LGBTQ thinker and activist.

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James Finn

James Finn

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is a columnist for the LA Blade, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.

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