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Janet Mason is an award winning writer of journalism, fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry whose literary commentary is regularly featured on This Way Out, an international radio syndicate based in Los Angeles and aired on more than 400 radio stations in the U.S. and also in Australia, New Zealand, and throughout Europe. She is also the author of Hitching To Nirvana : a novel (Cycladic Press). Her chapbooks of poetry include When I Was Straight (Insight To Riot Press) and a woman alone (Cycladic Press). Most recently, her book Tea Leaves: a memoir of mothers and daughters was published by Bella Books in April of 2012. You can visit her at www.amusejanetmason.com

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Friday, January 23, 2015 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
My Husband's Not Gay? Low Chuckles and Hard Reality Interview with Bonnie Kaye - counselor to women married to gay husband. When my partner first heard about the TLC show My Husband's Not Gay, she emitted a low chuckle. It does sound funny -- at the very least it has a humorous title.... This is bad for the women who marry these not-gay men who are admitting that they're attracted to other men (but marry women because that is what their religion tells them to do).

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Let's Pledge to Boycott the Boy Scouts This article is a LGBT positive (anti military) perspective on the Boy Scouts recent decision to allow openly gay teens to be members while continuing to discrimate against openly gay Scout leaders.

Monday, December 31, 2012 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Gun Control Laws and Race And Class: Let's Talk About It "Gun Control Laws and Race and Class: Let's Talk About It" addresses my experience of growing up in a predominantly white working class neighborhood (where some gun owners were hunters) and then moving to a city where most of those killed with guns are African American children. It looks at the views on gun control from a geographic and racial perspective.

Friday, May 11, 2012 (7 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Resolution by lethal injection: The murder of first known anti-gay hate crime victim Anthony Milano I am a lesbian who grew up in Levittown, PA, and moved away several years before the brutal murder of Anthony Milano, a young man who was gay. Anthony was the victim of the first reported anti-gay hate crime tried as such. One of his murderers was scheduled to be executed but a stay of execution had been granted. These are my thoughts.