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After Addiction Ends His Political Career, Gay Man Bounces Back And Finds A New Purpose In Life.

by Aaron Lawlor

After Addiction Ends His Political Career, Gay Man Bounces Back And Finds A New Purpose In Life.

My name is Aaron Lawlor and I’m from Vernon Hills, Illinois. At the age of 21, I was appointed to my local library board. By 23, I was elected president of that board. My career...

How Ritchie Torres, Openly Gay Council Member From The Bronx, Came To Live a Life of “Radical Authenticity.”

by Ritchie Torres

How Ritchie Torres, Openly Gay Council Member From The Bronx, Came To Live a Life of “Radical Authenticity.”

I’m Ritchie Torres. I’m from Bronx, New York. I remember the first time when I went to the Village and saw two men hold hands together, I was shocked because you would never i...

Mayor Annise Parker – I’m From Houston, TX.

by Annise Parker

Mayor Annise Parker – I’m From Houston, TX.

Transcript: My name is Annise Parker and I am the Mayor of Houston Texas. I knew that I was gay, began putting a name to it when I was twelve, didn’t come out until I was fiftee...

I’m From Rancho Mirage, CA – Video Story.

by Scott Hines

I’m From Rancho Mirage, CA – Video Story.

My name is Scott Hines, and I’m a city councilman in the city of Rancho Mirage, California. My family and I moved to Southern California about four years ago. We were living in ...

Satellite overhead image of New York State from Google Earth 2022

by Allen Roskoff

I’m From New York, NY – Video Story.

Allen Roskoff, New York. In the early 70s you have to bear in mind that there was nobody who was open. Any time homosexuals appeared on TV they had their faces digitized out or th...

Satellite overhead image of Texas from Google Earth 2022

by Jacque

I’m From Seguin, TX.

Found out I was related to a Vice President. Shortest term ever, six weeks, but still…awesome. Then my husband received a copy of Veeps: Profiles in Insignificance and lo and ...