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Michael Bronski

Michael Bronski is Professor of the Practice in Media and Activism in Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Harvard. He is the author of A Queer History of the United States and is currently writing a version of that book for young adults.

Challenges to Christian political control are often spun as being threats to child welfare. “Don’t Say Gay” laws are the latest in a long history dating back to medieval attacks on Jews.

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The HIV/AIDS and COVID-19 pandemics are very different, but both reveal that the United States has never understood the connection between community and personal well-being.

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Seventies activists wanted to emancipate kids and destroy the nuclear family—so how did we end up with gay marriage instead?

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The death of Charley Shively marks the end of an era, but his revolutionary ideas for a just society resonate now more than ever.

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Radical gay liberation laid the ground for the moderate legal gains of gay rights.

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Suddenly conservatives want us to believe they care about homophobia.

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