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" Mercedes was the kind of person who gave totally of herself in the relationship, but in the same way she demanded totally from the other person as well.
- Bob Schanke
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Introduction and commentary, including:
Portrayals of color
Bill Maher on gender
Talk Radio and Jlo’s butt
Nancy’s mom and Jenny Boylan’s book
Gordene’s sister and Jenny Boylan
Muslim women under seige (see www.wluml.org for more) and here at home
Rutgers University cancels Palestinian conference, supports pro-Jewish orgs
Question of the Week
"Why do you always trash SRS like it has absolutely no purpose. Have you ever considered that there are heterosexual transsexual women who want to have sexual relations with men, and that SRS allows one to achieve that experience? "
|27:38||Hal Fuller's Twisted Nasty News|
|42:30||The National Latina/o Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Organization (LLEGO) is the only national nonprofit organization devoted to representing Latina/o lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities and addressing their growing needs. Lisabeth Melendez talks with us about the organization and its too often marginalized constituency.|
Visit the The National Latina/o Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Organization (LLEGO) website at www.llego.org
|66:33||Boston area (and national) announcements|
A largely unknown champion in the early struggle for lesbian rights in the US, performance artist Mercedes de Acosta conducted daringly public romances with such celebrities as Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich, and Isadora Duncan. Bob Schanke, author of the first book length biography of Mercedes de Acosta "That Furious Lesbian: The Story of Mercedes de Acosta", talks about his book and her exploits.
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