12 October 2017

To Quote A Queer - ed. John Lessard

Bruce Hayes

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"It is always exciting when a gay person of accomplishment comes out.  But in our haste to turn these people into role models, we frequently expect them to drop what they're doing and become activists overnight.  We forget what made them newsworthy in the first place."