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Marriage Inequality: Painful Lessons for the Queer Community and the Road Ahead

As I write this article, the No on Proposition 8 campaign has conceded after most of the final absentee ballots have been counted.  Prop 8 on the California ballot redefines the CA constitution and strips away the right of same-sex … Continue reading

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Philly Chinatown Beats Back a Stadium

In the spring of 2000, a shock hit residents of Philadelphia's Chinatown. Out of the blue, the City pegged our neighborhood as their intended site for a new baseball stadium. In response, the Chinatown community came together to fight the … Continue reading

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If It Weren’t for Grandparents…

Hey, Ma, check and see if my gray suit is in the cleaners, I need it… and the gray striped tie. What do ya think… black shirt or white? Hey, Ma, this is real important. I wanna make a good … Continue reading

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FRSO/OSCL leaflet on Police Violence

FRSO/OSCL leaflet on Police Violence Download this piece as a PDF

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