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Arkansas Granny

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What Will Happen To Everyone Who is Not White, Straight, & Male If We Don't Speak Out?


Today’s Republican Party, intentionally or unwittingly, is following a script.

Pastor Martin Niemöller’s famous poem begins with, “First they came for the socialists, and I did not speak out because I was not a socialist.” But, in fact, first they came for the queer people.

A year before Nazis began attacking union leaders and socialists, a full five years before attacking Jewish-owned stores on Kristallnacht, the Nazis came for the trans people at the Institute for Sexual Research in Berlin.

In 1930, the Institute had pioneered the first gender-affirming surgery in modern Europe. It’s director, Magnus Hirschfeld, had compiled the largest library of books and scientific papers on the LGBTQ spectrum in the world and was internationally recognized in the field of sexual and gender studies.

Posted by Arkansas Granny | Fri Mar 3, 2023, 11:23 AM (5 replies)

And now for something completely different, "Freebird" on bagpipes.

Posted by Arkansas Granny | Fri Mar 3, 2023, 08:26 AM (12 replies)

A positive "Let's go Brandon" story. Must read



Posted by Arkansas Granny | Mon Feb 20, 2023, 05:09 PM (6 replies)

Take 6 and Michael McDonald meet The Beach Boys


Posted by Arkansas Granny | Tue Feb 14, 2023, 04:17 PM (1 replies)

Hooray!! I have crocus blooming in my yard! Take that, groundhog.

There are buds on the daffodils and the forsythia, as well. Spring is on the way!
Posted by Arkansas Granny | Thu Feb 9, 2023, 05:58 PM (10 replies)

White comfort. This video sure gave me something to think about.


Posted by Arkansas Granny | Sun Feb 5, 2023, 06:07 PM (40 replies)

George Takei wins the internet tonight.


George Takei
Plot twist: That balloon carried an old man who was just trying to get back to Kansas.
5:51 PM · Feb 4, 2023
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