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Monthly Archive for April, 2008

Look Within

guest post by by Being True When one thinks about religion and sexuality as something that can intertwine it becomes a conversation that can be never ending. Especially in very religious homes. There is not a faith, that I know of, that welcomes homosexuality with open arms. Growing up in a strict Christian home it […]

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This Easter, like all my Christian sisters and brothers, I long to celebrate the resurrection and new life. As a child of the Black Church, I long to hear on Easter morning the inimitable way that black gospel choirs sing my favorite hymn, “Because He Lives.” Yet as a lesbian, it’s not always easy to […]

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Conquering Divisions

(For my dear friend Claudine O’Leary, and to all my fellow afrocentrics who love me as I love them) I am proud to be a regular contributor to a superior journal entitled “Rain And Thunder: A Radical Feminist Journal of Discussion and Activism”. Claudine O’Leary is my dear friend, fellow warrior, and editor of that […]

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