July 27, 2016 - 10:21
People in the queer community think a lot about visibility in ways straight people don’t. Call it hetero-privilege. They have to think about it. In an era that still hasn’t recovered from a ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ policy—-a policy that was seen as progressive only a few years ago—-simple public acts become political: holding hands on the sidewalk, a peck on the cheek at dinner...
Brazil and the United States have a lot in common. We make sense to each other. Both are the economic powerhouses and population giants on their respective continents. Both countries have been shaped to a large degree by the role that the trans-Atlantic slave trade played in each....
When life gives you 97 degrees, do you think to yourself, “The Mountains are calling and I must go!”? That happens to me. I just love it in the North Carolina High Country. Close enough to make it a day trip, eat three meals and then return all by bedtime....

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