Good Morning Comrade: When I was a lost gay teenager and desperate in my twenties, there was no visible gay elder or adult anywhere that could help me discover my gifts and heal from institutionalized hetero supremacy. My life was spared by taking silent refuge in Walt Whitman’s poetry.
One of the building blocks of my subsequent life as a gay community organizer has been the lived wisdom President Biden shared above in his Inaugural address.
If possible, could you lend us a hand? We are a grassroots, intergenerational group of gay/queer men ranging in age from 20 to 82 who could use your assistance.