by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on September 9th, 2011
Two Dysfunctional Boys Or A Nazi Killer and His Gay Victim By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA A Crime Is Committed. . . A boy walks into a computer class at E. O. Green Junior High in Oxnard, California, on February 12, 2008, at 8:15 AM. He sits down, pulls a 22-caliber handgun from his ...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on September 2nd, 2011
  Bullying: The Constant Companion Of LGBTQ Students By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA School has started. Children walk past our house shouldering serious backpacks. Early in the morning, streams of pre-teens and teenagers make their way to our town’s 40-odd schools. We wish tha...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on June 2nd, 2011
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog June 2, 2011 It Is June! It Is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month. Let’s Celebrate! By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA This is our first blog for the month of June, the month that celebrates gay...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on December 17th, 2010
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog December 17, 2010 Religion Splitting Families Apart By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA The September issue of Harper’s contains an article by Jeff Sharlet called Straight Man’s Burden. It starts by mentioning ...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on December 13th, 2010
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog December 31, 2010 The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA There are an estimated 4,200 homeless people under 25 in Los Angeles County and a disproportionate number of...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on December 10th, 2010
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog December 10, 2010 Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA Dear Senator McCain: What happened to you? We knew you as a man much admired. We read of your courage and integrity when the North Vie...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on December 3rd, 2010
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog December 3, 2010 The Start of Our Journey By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA Hello everyone. Welcome to our blog. We are Belinda and John Dronkers-Laureta, parents of three children, one of whom is gay. We are all...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on October 14th, 2010
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog October 14, 2010 Are Literary Agents And Publishers Homophobic? By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA One of the more pleasurable benefits of our work is that we are always learning new things. Sometimes new avenues ...
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