We have to fight back against Davis and her actions and her ilk, but we also need to understand her because there are so many people in the United States who believe the same way.
I took my big ol' queer self to volunteer at the extremely conservative Extraordinary Women/Million Moms Conference in Birmingham, Alabama.
Surely, I thought, all those mainstream media outlets would send reporters back, five years later to cover the progress made (or lack thereof). Nope.
“I can’t believe your inheritance from a lesbian relationship is a cat,” my 18-year-old nephew observed the last time I was visiting. “That’s the most lesbian thing in the world.”