This is something the gay sleazemerchants conveniently forget.
Soupy I have always maintained that my personal fight for gay rights represents the right for all gay people to be free and themselves.
The gay liberation movement, which was happening during the sexual revolution, happened before my time had come, but I was aware of sex ped.
The fact that your lifestyle is not unlike mine is not relivant -depending on how open minded you are to our community encoumpassing all kinds of choices.
In order for our community to attempt to come together, we would do ourselves a great favor by acknowledging our diversity, and respecting one another for exercising our own freedom of choice and liberty.
But I do take exception to the notion that this type of grubby behavior is a definition of gay rights.
I never knew what to expect.
In the pre-AIDS days, years ago, my god, it was such a exciting place to be.
You had to be confident of yourself and usually you experience sexuality on a desubjectified level which has none of the interpersonal bundaries.