Gay Icons and History: February 2013


One Year Sick & Then Not: On the Social Construction of Homosexuality as 'Disease'

Filed by Guest Blogger | February 24, 2013 | 3:00 PM | comments

Our intent: to declare war on the psychiatric profession for the atrocities, the colonization, the "professional" malpractice it had perpetrated over the preceding century in the name of "science," the biological and psychological pathologizing of sexual and gender transgressive people. Read More


My Stonewall Story

Filed by Mark Segal | February 18, 2013 | 3:30 PM | comments

Sitting down at his desk he leaned towards me and said, "Read in the Inquirer that you were at Stonewall. What was it like?"Read More

The Greatest American President [Open Thread]

Filed by Bil Browning | February 18, 2013 | 12:30 PM | comments

It's President's Day, the holiday where Americans nationwide celebrate the fact that some workers have the day off while the rest of us plug away at the daily grind. Or is that Labor Day?Read More