Bad ideas must be fought. They must.

All the people who didn’t die of AIDS because we refused to respect bad ideas can tell you about it. We were in no way fascists. There’s an enormous difference. It shouldn’t be hard to understand. In fact, it should extraordinarily simple to understand.I’m appalled that we have to discuss this.

Andrew Sullivan was dead wrong about us.

Despite his disdain, we were life-saving heroes because we refused to respect bad ideas.

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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