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Larry Kramer to Be Honored by Gay Men’s Health Crisis

By PATRICK HEALY for the New York Times: Larry Kramer and Gay Men’s Health Crisis are coming full circle. The volunteer AIDS organization, which grew out of a gathering in Mr. Kramer’s living room in 1982, but whose leaders ousted him the next year due to his confrontational tactics for drawing attention to the epidemic, will honor him at […]

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‘The Normal Heart” Author Larry Kramer Talks About What’s Missing From Gay Activism

“Since the publication of Faggots in 1978, Larry Kramer has been speaking truth – as he sees it – to power.” Wow, can you imagine the impact a publication called Faggots would have had in 1978? To get that impact today, in 2011, that punch must be much harder. Larry Kramer says the feeling of “being uncomfortable […]