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Gay and Happy: The Journey of a PHC Alumna

By Anonymous At QueerPHC, we welcome guest posts that are affirming and relevant to LGBTQ students and graduates of Patrick Henry College. To submit your own guest post, email queerphc@gmail.com. I’m an alumna of PHC, and I’m going to tell... Continue Reading →

Homosexuality: It’s an Orientation, Not an Action

When the story of Patrick Henry College Chancellor Michael Farris' threatened lawsuit was picked up by various news outlets and blogs in the past week, we at QueerPHC braced ourselves for the inevitable response from the Patrick Henry College community... Continue Reading →

Bishop Gene Robinson Reaches Out to Closeted PHC Students

Episcopal Bishop Gene Robinson, of the Diocese of New Hampshire, recently visited the Center for American Progress in Washington, D.C., where he spoke with former congressman Pat Murphy about Robinson's new book, God Believes in Love. Robinson spoke with Queer... Continue Reading →

Patrick Henry College Herald Tackles Homosexuality

The Patrick Henry College Herald, a student-run publication, recently published this article on out friends and family members of current students [PDF], which also features the story of a current student who describes her former relationship with a woman. It's worth... Continue Reading →

LGBT History Month: Day 23 Irshad Manji

Day twenty-three of LGBT History Month features Irshad Manji, an award-winning Muslim author, feminist and outspoken advocate for Islamic reform. From her bio at the LGBT History Month website: “My journey is about speaking out against injustice, no matter who is offended.” Irshad... Continue Reading →

Our Criticism of Your Bigotry Does Not Count as Oppression

Tell me if you've heard this one before. A straight person or a white person or an able-bodied person or a cisgender person or a man says that gay people or people of color or disabled people or trans* people... Continue Reading →

LGBT History Month: Day 17 Mary Kay Henry

Day seventeen of LGBT History Month features Mary Kay Henry, a labor union organizer. From her bio at the LGBT History Month website: “Our local unions and divisions should drive our national priorities, not the other way around.” Mary Kay Henry is... Continue Reading →

LGBT History Month: Day 13 Jodie Foster

Day thirteen of LGBT History Month features Jodie Foster, a celebrated actor, director and producer. From her bio at the LGBT History Month website: “It was the job I was born into. I didn't have an actor's personality, it's just what I did.”... Continue Reading →

LGBT History Month: Day 10 Kate Clinton

Day ten of LGBT History Month features Kate Clinton, a political humorist with a gay and lesbian perspective. From her bio at the LGBT History Month website: “Coming out as a lesbian onstage is still a very political act; if it weren't, more... Continue Reading →

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