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Talk To Me

Billy Lucas: September 9, 2010 Cody Barker: September 13, 2010 Seth Walsh: September 19, 2010 Tyler Clementi: September 22, 2010 Asher Brown: September 23, 2010 Raymond Chase: September 29, 2010 [Audio: English; Captions: English] And, of course, It Gets Better. … Continue reading

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google’s “It Gets Better” ad on Glee tonight…

Wow! [Audio: English; Captions: English] [Updated] Looks like the captions got uploaded — thanks to Naomi for the heads up! As usual, click through to get them (I really wish they’d come up on embeds 😛 ). Kudos to everyone … Continue reading

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IGBP: My life is no place for hate

[Audio: music; Subtitled: English] I liked this one, because of the paper subtitles she used and that the ADL worked with her. Also, Dan Savage & Terry Miller have a promotion out for the book they’ve put together from the … Continue reading

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Kids bully because their mothers… Uh… wait…

I spotted this interesting article the other day: Kids who think Dad works too much more likely to bully. Research by Vanderbilt University sociologist Andre Christie-Mizell showed some interesting correlations: Our behavior is driven by our perception of our world, … Continue reading

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this n that

Several things catching my eye that seem worth passing along: Couldn’t happen to a nicer group of people: How Did Republicans End Up Against 9/11 Responders Bill? OTOH, that duck is mighty spry: Update: Congress Passes 9/11 Responders Bill. I … Continue reading

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deaf and queer

Stumbled across a bit of a treasure trove. These were done about four years ago, some of them. About half are ASL (no captions), and half in written form. As they say, remember that English is a second language for … Continue reading

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“it gets better” shifting to “making it better”

Some of the attorneys working pro bono on the It Gets Better Project summarize the effects of the campaign so far in “It Gets Better”: The Trevor Project, which operates a 24-hour crisis hot line, had been getting about 400 … Continue reading

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but we already know what needs to be done

I came across this link a day or so ago, and wanted to talk about it in some more detail: A sense of belonging. The article starts out by describing how the It Gets Better Project got started and the … Continue reading

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exclusions of minorities

Eve Ensler of the Vagina Monologues: Nothing Short of a Sexual Revolution Frankly, nothing short of a worldwide sexual revolution will stop the spread of AIDS. We need to dissemble the shame, reclaim pleasure, celebrate desire, human connection, skin and … Continue reading

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