Tag Archives: Queer history

Understanding Queer!

Even though the term “queer” has been used for many many decades as a pejorative term, and now has been re-claimed as a term of pride to deliberately dismantle its negative implications, there still are many¬† folks that I encounter … Continue reading

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Sexual Minorities and the Crisis of Legitimation in Medicine

More than thirty years on from the first appearance in print of what we in North America now name HIV/AIDS (or SIDA in other parts of the globe), a recent report of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies … Continue reading

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