"We will not stand silent while our Muslim LGBTQ brothers and sisters continue to be targets of hate speech."
I'm a Los Angeles-based medical doctor who, for the past 25 years, has specialized in treating the LGBT community. I've witnessed the ravages of AIDS, the physical and psychological trauma of violent hate crimes, depression and suicide in a community specifically targeted for discrimination because of who they love.
“We’re here! We’re Queer! Get used to it!”
I recently had the opportunity to have tea and a chat with Jay Blotcher, the illustrious writer, activist, and publicist.