Pete Buttigieg the first ever out-gay member of the US Cabinet

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    Pete Buttigieg, the former Mayor of South Bend Indiana broke through another glass ceiling today when he became he first out LGBT+ person confirmed to serve in the US Cabinet.  The new Transportation Secretary was confirmed with overwhelming support from the Senate who voted 87-13 to approve him.    Only retired general and … Continue reading

Boys State : the making of the next generation of political junkees

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  We have to confess the very concept of the annual American Legion run Boys State Event filled our democratic hearts with horror.  Ite been going on since 1935 and is a week-long exercise at teaching selected high school-students how to play politics and establish a state government. Set in red-neck Texas,  filmmakers  Amanda McBaine … Continue reading

Queerguru endorses JOE BIDEN for President

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  ‘Eight years ago as Vice President , Joe Biden jumped the gun (according to the White House) and ‘forced’ President Obama to finally get behind same-sex marriage.  It was a pivotal moment in our history, and was really the very first time QUEERGURU became aware of Biden’s longstanding support for our Community.   Admittedly his … Continue reading

Drag Out The Vote

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  In a recent interview we filmed with drag performer and now candidate for NY City Council, Marti Gould Cummings, she  told QUEERGURU  that everything about doing drag is a political act.  She is now one of several drag queens and other performers who have recorded this message as to why it is so very … Continue reading

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