Author Archives: Gary Pete

book review – “The Children Are Free”

The Children Are Free: Reexamining the Biblical Evidence on Same-sex Relationships
by Miner & Connoley

This book argues convincingly that the Bible does not condemn committed same-sex partnerships.
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Periodic Political Post

Queer News
Plane crash claims 100 top AIDS researchers heading to Melbourne’
World AIDS Conference speakers take aim at countries with anti-gay laws

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the NEW Ten Commandments

1. This above all shall ye take as my first command: Thou shalt treat living beings as they want to be treated. And the second commandment is like unto it:

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An open letter to the people who hate Obama more than they love America

I think you hate every one who isn’t exactly like you, and I think you hate us more than you love your country.

Dear haters, you are the cruel, heartless misinformed assholes who would sell America out to Haliburton in a heartbeat, you would rather pay ZERO taxes than you would see a newly born baby get access to quality health care, you cheer when we discuss denying health care to young people with preventable diseases, and you boo when we discuss the First Ladies plan to cut back on childhood obesity.

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Heterosexuality Didn’t Exist Until the 19th Century

Why Heterosexuality Didn’t Really Exist Until the 19th Century
The history of straightness is much shorter than you’d think.
So where does the term “heterosexual” come from?

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know this guy ?

know this guy ?

I dressed like that for about ten years, roughly 72 – 82; wore it everywhere I went – just loved that style – then my drinking got out of control and I lost my job & my home – had to stay with an uncle until I got my sh*t together – moved a couple of times & now I’m retired, but I don’t live in the San Francisco Bay Area anymore -

Kicked Out Boy Scout Troop Finds New Home

Kicked Out Boy Scout Troop Finds New Home

FROM BSA TO BPSA: Kicked Out Boy Scout Troop Finds New Home in Baden-Powell Service Association

June 26 – Seattle – For those who believe the biggest hurdles of the LGBTQ community are centered in
marriage equality, I present Scoutmaster Geoffrey McGrath. He’s had an action-packed couple of months
leading Seattle’s 98th Rainier troop of the Baden-Powell Service Association. The 98th Rainier used to be Troop
98 and Pack 98 of the Boy Scouts of America until McGrath (who is openly gay and an Eagle Scout, himself)
contributed to a news item profiling troops in the BSA.

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