I just repressed being a gay male, as awful as that sounds. I look back now and think, Gosh, that’s sad. To think there are other kids [feeling] like that is really scary, but I just felt that soccer was so important in my life that I was willing to do it.
A mailer prepared by “The Committee To Save The Eric County Republican Party” in New York has set a mighty low bar. (Republican state Sen. Mark Grisanti voted for the state’s marriage equality bill in 2011 and faces a primary challenge from Kevin Stocker on Thursday.)
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Gad Beck, an anti-Nazi Zionist resistance fighter and the last known gay Jewish survivor of the Holocaust, died on Sunday in Berlin.
Perhaps the single most important experience that shaped his life was the wartime effort to rescue his boyfriend. Beck donned a Hitler Youth uniform and entered a deportation center to free his Jewish lover Manfred Lewin, who had declined to separate himself from his family.
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