2012-06 (June)

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Mattachine Social

Posted on May 31st, 2012 - By Alley Hector - 3 Comments

Just Out met up with the four members of Mattachine Social on a recent sunny Sunday in North Portland. Read more of the interview.

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A Lesbian Bar?

Posted on May 31st, 2012 - By Lyska Mondor - 4 Comments

Read Lyska Mondor's take on the need for a lesbian bar in Portland

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Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead
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No Tin Soldiers. No Toy Guns.

Posted on May 31st, 2012 - By Ken Hoyt - 0 Comments

Live theatrical productions offer a special kind of illusion not found in other forms of entertainment. While film images are often enhanced and…

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Forgiveness is a Huge Pain in the Ass

Posted on May 31st, 2012 - By Logan Lynn - 3 Comments

My hurt is my hurt. As so many of us do, I carry it on my back, bring it with me to bed, and keep it fed and alive so it can grow alongside me as I make my way through the years. I notice more and more that there is a deep sense of my identity found in and around my own history of suffering and that I still sometimes guard those old feelings with my life even now, years after the initial infliction occurred.

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Two Strangers, One Short Chat

Posted on May 31st, 2012 - By Jennifer Yocum - 0 Comments

  by Rev. Jennifer Yocum It had been almost a year since I’d seen her when the phone call came. “Hi,” she said, “I don’t know if you…

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Coming Out: The Magic of Music

Posted on May 31st, 2012 - By Aaron Spencer - 0 Comments

Some coming out experiences are easy. David Hastings’ experience was not one of those.

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Tending the roots of a Revolution

Posted on May 31st, 2012 - By Cathy Busha and Anna Deligio - 1 Comment

by Cathy Busha & Anna Deligio It's Pride month – a time we gather as a community to remember and celebrate the Stonewall Riots in June 1969.…

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New Vision. Same Soul.

Posted on May 31st, 2012 - By Jonathan Kipp - 0 Comments

I'll never forget it. The sun was beating down on my back. The horse beneath me was breathing hard from the climb up the vista. And as I approached the crest of this Montana outlook, the vast view quickly grew in size as we came to a halt. I was alone except for a few gay cowboys and girls who were on the same adventure and, of course, our four-legged companions.

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Michkael Baker

Posted on May 31st, 2012 - By Logan Lynn - 0 Comments

Pacific Northwest native Michkael Baker is a self-described visionary. With a diverse background he seems braced to take flight.

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In His Own Words

Posted on May 31st, 2012 - By Denny Richard - 10 Comments

John Brown was hurting. And scared. Ten years of addiction ended up with him looking in a mirror and not recognizing himself.

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