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Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 6 - April 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 170,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Harvard Law Review, Apr. '14, includes scholarly articles and student research, and the annual survey of Developments in the Law. This year's topic is SEXUAL ORIENTATION & GENDER IDENTITY. The issue includes an article by Jill Anderson, "Misreading Like a Lawyer: Cognitive Bias in Statutory Interpretation," and one by Ryan Bubb & Richard Pildes, "How Behavioral Economics Trims Its Sails and Why."
The World Needs Marriage Equality Now
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Price: Free! Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a collection of articles about marriage equality, written in 2011-2013, by TaraElla. TaraElla is a singer-songwriter, and has been a strong supporter of marriage equality for over a decade. Many of these articles were written to sincerely convince conservatives to come on board the movement, therefore they may be particularly useful for convincing people to support marriage equality.
From Wrongs to Gay Rights: Cruelty and Change for LGBT People in an Uncertain World
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,670. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
In a world where 76+ countries still have laws against homosexuality, a same-sex kiss can lead to a prison sentence or even death. In those countries, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people face arrest for loving the wrong people. Here, in their own words, activists tell what’s going on.
Hollywood and the Killer Lesbian
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Robert Cettl. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
Amidst the socio-sexual upheavals of the 1970s, Hollywood used a re-envisioning of the detective character from traditional film noir to essay the threat to heterosexual patriarchy posed by transgressive homosexuality. Thus, in one 1972 film emerged American cinema's way of dealing with that threat - the archetype of the Killer Lesbian was cemented!
Toward a Legal and Social Foundation for Gay Rights
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Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
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In the battle for equality for gay men and women, some legal foundations are better than others.
Road To Damascus, A Lesbian's Perspective On Faith In God
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,960. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
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Society is indeed now more accepting of gays; the individual gay person, however, considers themselves condemned even betrayed by God for who they are, resulting in the natural, bitter deduction that God does not exist, on all accounts, they are wrong.
Gay In America: Punishment 24/7 Without A Trial
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
I am an ordained minister who has a gay son. I think that I have a unique and NEW point of view on this topic. I think that gays, nongays, Christians and everyone inbetween will learn something from this book. I want to explain the title now. A person can commit a murder and unless he is caught; he is never punished. However; for a gay person they are punished every day of their lives.
Chapter Six: Queer
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You set the price! Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Reference / Handbooks
What does the Bible say about homosexuality? Are all gay people going to burn in Hell? Does "God hate fags"? This chapter goes through every major passage about homosexuality and what it reveals will startle you. Personal, poetic, and brutally honest, you will read this chapter again and again and find yourself reading it aloud to anyone who will listen. Price is set at an $0.002 per word.
The Gay Faith: Christ, Scripture, and Sexuality
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Herms Press. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
The Gay Faith explains in clear, verifiable detail how the Bible affirms homosexuality as a birthright and lifestyle. For instance: The Old Testament does not prohibit homosexuality, despite modern contextual misinterpretation; Christ stated that some are born gay in Matthew 19:12 when examining the historical definition of "eunuch"; Paul never used the word "homosexuality"; and much, much more.
Homosexuality, Christianity, the Bible, and the Church: Homosexual Marriage and Other Issues
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
Homosexuality, Christianity, the Bible, and the Church: Homosexual Marriage and Other Issues by Robert Alan King is a booklet with over 3,800 words. King discusses homosexuality from a biblical perspective, examining homosexual relationships, homosexual marriage and homosexual clergy. Robert Alan King is an ordained minister through Calvary Chapel.
Foodsluts at Doll & Penny's Cafe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,490. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
In 1988, twenty year-old Tony Correia flies to Vancouver with a plane ticket he found in a classified ad. What begins as adolescent revenge soon becomes a lesson in Vancouver’s counterculture when Tony gets a job at Doll & Penny’s Café. With a cast of characters that include drag queens, prostitutes and the religious right, Foodsluts reminds us it’s not prostitution if you would do it for free.
A Gay Humanist Manifesto
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You set the price! Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
This non-fiction booklet gives a gay perspective on humanist beliefs. It discusses subjects such as monogamy and promiscuity, and counters the rejection of same sex attraction on moral and religious grounds. Touching on scientific and social arguments, it takes only an hour or two to argue for a positive outlook on the place of lesbians and gay men in the modern world.