“Let me not to the marriage of true minds/Admit impediments. Love is not love/Which alters when it alteration finds,/Or bends with the remover to remove:/O, no! it is an ever-fixed mark,/That looks on tempests and is never shaken;/It is the star to every wandering bark,/Whose worth’s unknown, although his height […]
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Concluding this brief three-part series based on my extraordinary interview with the formidable and unforgettable Larry Kramer at his New York apartment earlier this month, my focus goes to two things. First, there is his new book, The American People: Part I The Search for My Heart, a massive mix […]Read more ›
The New York Times reports that the leader of a white supremacist group linked to Dylann Roof, the suspect in the murder of nine African-Americans in a Charleston, S.C., has donated tens of thousands of dollars the presidential candidates of one political party. Which party do you think it is? […]Read more ›
Larry Kramer is a national treasure. When I had the opportunity to meet him for the first time and interview him about his new book, The American People, Volume 1, earlier this month, he insisted on changing the focus of our conversation to his current grave concern about the stall […]Read more ›
For nearly two decades gay couples have fought for the right to marry. When we appeared in state offices we were turned away with clerks saying: “Sorry, but gay marriage is against the law.” So it was, and we walked away dejected but – as good Americans – respecting the […]Read more ›
Research into an AIDS cure and vaccine has all but come to a halt at the National Institutes of Health, and the funding arm of the AIDS research effort “is a demoralized, non-functioning mess.” This news, as delivered to me last weekend in an interview with Larry Kramer, the planet’s […]Read more ›
The conservative movement has collectively lost its mind. It is out of touch and out to lunch, with the expanding GOP presidential Bozo Bus exacerbating this debilitating condition. Much of this calamity is due to three strategic blunders: 1) Injecting religious extremism into politics; 2) Deciding that conservatives could opt […]Read more ›