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Opinion: The Transgender Community needs to unite

Opinion: The Transgender Community needs to unite

Shauna O'Toole By Shauna Marie O'Toole The Transgender “Community” tends to be its own worst enemy. It is sadly true. We are upwards of three million individuals -- many of whom are trying to “blend in” and disappear into society. That is the wish, one I understand. The reality is that, for many, this is never going to [...]

OPINION: No place for personal sexual tastes in struggle for genital autonomy

OPINION: No place for personal sexual tastes in struggle for genital autonomy

Tim Hammond By Tim Hammond, Genital Autonomy America Having moved to California in 1983, I traveled back to Rochester in July and thoroughly enjoyed reconnecting with long-time friends and witnessing the exciting growth of Rochester’s LGBTI community. I also had the opportunity at the Pride festival to staff a booth for Genital Autonomy [...]

Perspective: Peace, love and harmony

By Susan Jordan, Empty Closet Editor The theme of ROC Pride 2017 was “Summer of Love – Peace, Love and Harmony”. What do those words really mean? Peace. Web-sister’s Dictionary says this word originated as Indo-European pak-, “to fasten,” in the sense of confirming an agreement (similar to the word “pact”). It is defined [...]

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