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The World Needs Marriage Equality Now
By TaraElla
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.
Hollywood and the Killer Lesbian
By Robert Cettl
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
By Kenneth Denson
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.
Gay In America: Punishment 24/7 Without A Trial
By Clint McLaughlin
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
By Penitent
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.
Homosexuality, Christianity, the Bible, and the Church: Homosexual Marriage and Other Issues
By Robert Alan King
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.
A Signature Away - My Diary of Bradley Manning in Basic Training
By Francis Buxton
Price: $5,000.00 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
Francis Buxton, a private who was with Manning 24/7 for 2 months in basic training - reflects upon his experiences in his diary excerpts. Provides a look upon Bradley Manning in the army that few know.
A Gay Humanist Manifesto
By Alan Keslian
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.
Gay Believers: Homosexuality and Religion
By Emily Sanna
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010 by Mason Crest an Imprint of National Highlights, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
For centuries, organized religion has been a main force behind the prejudice and rejection of the LGBT community. Members of this community have struggled with the conflicts of being both religious and gay, but many are beginning to find support and inclusion. Learn about how the world’s major religious traditions view homosexuality and how many have grown to accept LGBT people as they are.
Homophobia: From Social Stigma to Hate Crimes
By Jamie Hunt
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010 by Mason Crest an Imprint of National Highlights, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
While homophobia and hate crimes seem to be new social and political issues, the fear and hatred of gay people has been present throughout history. Despite the many advances made by the LGBT community, homophobia continues to run rampant. Learn about the plight of LGBT people and explore ways young people—straight and gay—can work together to end the hatred and create a better future for all.
The Bible in original languages is Not anti Gay: an essential guide for gay and lesbian Christians
By Dr A. Nyland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
Do you want to know what the Bible really says about being gay? Do you want to know why Sodom really was destroyed? For homosexuality? Or something else entirely? You can be gay and a Christian! No guilt involved! You can be sure the Scriptures say nothing against homosexuality at all! You can live the life you were meant to lead. The Bible in the original languages is not anti-gay at all.
Homosexuality Around the World: Safe Havens, Cultural Challenges
By Jaime Seba
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010 by Mason Crest an Imprint of National Highlights, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
The degree of acceptance for the LGBT community varies considerably in different countries. As gay men and women from around the world share their personal stories and experiences, learn about the changing cultural attitudes and the national policies held from country to country regarding the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people.
Smashing Stereotypes: What Does It Mean to Be Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, or Transgender?
By Jaime Seba
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010 by Mason Crest an Imprint of National Highlights, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
“That’s so gay!” The words we use every day have power and can easily have a negative impact on life. This book considers common stereotypes of the LGBT community, explores where they come from and what they mean, and lets you decide if they are actually valid. Find out about informational resources and how young people are taking action in their communities to combat crude stereotypes.
Gay People of Color: Facing Prejudices, Forging Identities
By Jaime Seba
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010 by Mason Crest an Imprint of National Highlights, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
LGBT people of color may face discrimination from within their own racial community because of their sexual orientation, and also from their LGBT peers through racism. Learn about the complicated health and personal issues faced by those in this situation, and find out how role models help the community by providing successful representations of LGBT people of color.
Gay and Lesbian Role Models
By Jaime Seba
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010 by Mason Crest an Imprint of National Highlights, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
Most people have at least one person to look up to and use as a model for their own life. But many of those who are a part of the LGBT community lack someone to relate to. This book features the lives and actions of various prominent gay and lesbian role models, including Bishop Eugene Robinson, comedian Ellen DeGeneres and late politician Harvey Milk.
Gay Issues and Politics: Marriage, the Military, & Work Place Discrimination
By Jaime Seba
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010 by Mason Crest an Imprint of National Highlights, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
From the early twentieth century views of LGBT people to the 1969 Stonewall riots, this book offers an overview of some of the issues the LGBT community has faced in the United States. The book also offers a closer look at three of the major issues faced by the LGBT community in America today: gay marriage, the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” military policy, and prejudice in the workplace.
A New Generation of Homosexuality: Modern Trends in Gay and Lesbian Communities
By Bill Palmer
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010 by Mason Crest an Imprint of National Highlights, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
This educational book, intended for young adult readers, examines the history of the LGBT community in America from its roots in the free-thinking seaport cities of the 1800s, through the social revolution of World War II, the early activists of the 1950s, the “gay pride” movements of the 1970s, the AIDS crisis, and the mainstreaming of LGBT communities of the present day.