Dan Savage Interview, Part 2: It Gets Better Project

I felt this way after hearing about Billy Lucas’ suicide and Justin Aberg’s before him this summer in Minnesota. The reaction as a gay adult is always, “God, I wish I could have talked to that kid and just be able to tell him it gets better,” but knowing you would never get permission; knowing you would never be invited to talk to these kids.

Dan Savage Interview, Part 1: Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, Gay Marriage

I was in the United Kingdom a few years ago and I read all the papers over there and watched the news and it occured to me that I’m not reading anything about the gay thing. It was just like, of course not, because they don’t throw gay people out of the military and they have employment protections and they have civil partnerships.