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Ellen Friedrichs

Queer: A Word's Transition

By November 29, 2012

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Did you know there used to be a schoolyard game called "smear the queer?" As I understand it someone was "the queer" and all the other players would tackle this kid and maybe steal their ball or something. The word has come a long way from that usage, but while some in the GLBT community embrace it, the word is not without controversy...Keep reading

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