While the U.S. LGBT community is becoming better perceived by public opinion, the massacre in Orlando, Florida on June 12, 2016 was a cruel reminder that bars have once again become possible death spots.
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Has the LBGT community’s success given us a false sense of security, a feeling that the struggle is almost over, and that we would finally be safe?
For all the blood and treasure shed since 9/11, we seem no closer to figuring out how to stop terrorist attacks against the West – and in some ways we seem farther away than ever. The other difference between then and now is that Americans can’t even discuss the problem without yelling past each other.
By her transition and her desire to tell her story on all possible media, Caitlyn Jenner will perhaps contribute toward making a fact — the adaptation of her body to her sexual identity — less surprising and more accepted.