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Auntie SparkNotes: Do I Have To Tell My Bigoted Mom That I Support Gay Rights?

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 10, 2013
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I have a problem. I live in a small southern town, where being gay isn't always accepted, and where a... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Do I Have To Tell My Bigoted Mom That I Support Gay Rights?

Rebuttal: We SHOULD Be Intolerant of Intolerance

By Janet ManleyMarch 20, 2013
This post is a rebuttal to yesterday's SparkLife article, Is Being Intolerant of Intolerance Intolerant? The pop icon Madonna... More  →
Rebuttal: We SHOULD Be Intolerant of Intolerance

Is Being Intolerant of Intolerance Intolerant?

By Ricki HurtadoMarch 19, 2013
The gay rights movement has been the main social equality fight of the 21st century. Basically, your answer to the question of... More  →
Is Being Intolerant of Intolerance Intolerant?

Current Events: Elections, Facebook, and the War on Women

By ContributorMay 24, 2012

Hello, my dear Sparklers! Lots to talk about today. But first, I’d like to address some comments about the bias in my

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Current Events: Elections, Facebook, and the War on Women

Current Events: Romney the Bully; Regulate the Banks

By ContributorMay 18, 2012
Hi everyone! It has been a fun week. There’s more news than I could fit in the full OED, but before I... More  →
Current Events: Romney the Bully; Regulate the Banks

We Support Obama's Stance on Gay Marriage

By Emily WinterMay 10, 2012
Yesterday, President Barack Obama publicly announced his support for same-sex marriage. With a nation split on the issue and elections coming up... More  →
We Support Obama's Stance on Gay Marriage

Auntie SparkNotes: Hatin', Toleratin'

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 20, 2012
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I am, I suppose, what they call a "homophobe." Except my whole being rebels against being called such a thing.... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Hatin', Toleratin'

Auntie SparkNotes: A Principled Compromise

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 5, 2011
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I have never had any sort of friendship drama before in my life. We're all a pretty mellow, easygoing group... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: A Principled Compromise

How NOT to React When Your Friend Comes Out

By ContributorDecember 20, 2010
nanometre is exactly the type of friend we'd like to have: funny, supportive, and full of... More  →
How NOT to React When Your Friend Comes Out

Why My Gay-Straight Alliance Club is Awesome

By ContributorDecember 16, 2010
LadyM proves that acceptance, friendship, and fun are the perfect recipe for the best... More  →
Why My Gay-Straight Alliance Club is Awesome