The Republic of T.

Black. Gay. Father. Vegetarian. Buddhist. Liberal.

June 1, 2012
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Re-Post: Conscience & Dr. Tiller, Pt. 3

Ed. Note: Jessica Valenti’s post at The Nation alerted me that yesterday was the third anniversary of the assassination of Dr. George Tiller. Valenti asks “What Would George Tiller Do?” about the recent attacks on women’s reproductive freedom. Today is … Continue reading

June 1, 2012
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Re-Post: Conscience & Dr. Tiller, Pt. 2

Ed. Note: Jessica Valenti’s post at The Nation alerted me that yesterday was the third anniversary of the assassination of Dr. George Tiller. Valenti asks “What Would George Tiller Do?” about the recent attacks on women’s reproductive freedom. Today is … Continue reading

June 1, 2012
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Re-Post: Conscience & Dr. Tiller, Pt. 1

Ed. Note: Jessica Valenti’s post at The Nation alerted me that yesterday was the third anniversary of the assassination of Dr. George Tiller. Valenti asks “What Would George Tiller Do?” about the recent attacks on women’s reproductive freedom. Today is … Continue reading

November 2, 2010
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The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Bullied to Death – Asher Brown

This entry is part 53 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 53 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes projectWhen I began hearing a few months ago about the rash gay youth driven to suicide by bullying, I immediately wanted to write about it. But when … Continue reading

August 20, 2009
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The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Carlos Lopez

This entry is part 5 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 5 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes projectThe unpredictable nature of hate crimes isn’t something that gets a lot of consideration, but it’s a factor in the increased level of stress LGBT persons often … Continue reading

August 19, 2009
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The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Tony Randolph Hunter

This entry is part 50 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 50 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes projectOne of the major lasting effects of hate crimes is the fear that they spread through the community at which they’re directed. In many ways, that’s the … Continue reading

June 19, 2009
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Conscience & Dr. Tiller, Pt. 3

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Conscience and Dr. Tiller

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Conscience and Dr. TillerIn the previous post, I wrote that neither posthumous abortion rights icon Gerri Santoro or the anonymous nine-year-old raped and impregnated by her father are representative of … Continue reading

June 16, 2009
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Conscience & Dr. Tiller, Pt. 2

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Conscience and Dr. Tiller

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Conscience and Dr. Tiller(WARNING: IMAGES BELOW FOLD NSFW, DISTURBING, POTENTIAL TRIGGER.) In the previous post, I wrote: What is the saying? “When God closes a door, he opens a window”? … Continue reading

March 17, 2009
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The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Jimmy Lee Dean – Update

This entry is part 49 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 49 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes projectOne of the most striking things about tracking hate crimes in such detail is how long it takes for any given case to play out, and how … Continue reading

March 13, 2009
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Comments Off on The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Steven Parrish

The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Steven Parrish

This entry is part 48 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes project

This entry is part 48 of 53 in the series lgbt hate crimes projectWhen Larry King was murdered, just over a year ago, his death drew nearly as much media attention as Mathew Sheppard’s. But two more murders happened within … Continue reading

December 11, 2008
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The LGBT Hate Crimes Project: Wayland Union High School

I read about an attack on a lesbian student at Wayland Union High School, near Grand Rapids, MI, via Ed’s blog. Police in Wayland, Mich., are investigating an attack by two 14-year-old girls on a third girl in Wayland Union … Continue reading