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By Michael Brown

40 years in the past, such a lot americans acknowledged they did not comprehend an individual who was once gay and claimed to understand little or not anything approximately homosexuality. at the present time, there is infrequently a sitcom with out a favorite homosexual personality, video clips like Milk and Brokeback Mountain have received Oscars, or even humans journal celebrated the wedding of Ellen Degeneres and Portia DeRossi. A Queer factor occurred to the USA chronicles the fantastic transformation of the US over the past 40 years, and addresses the query head-on: Is there fairly a homosexual time table, or is it a fiction of the non secular correct? Written in a full of life and compelling type, yet sponsored with large learn and huge interplay with the GLBT neighborhood, this forthright and but compassionate e-book seems to be on the amazing effect homosexual activism has had on American society. this is able to simply be the main debatable ebook of the last decade. learn it and discover why the publishing global used to be afraid to the touch it.

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