Author Archives: Michael Diviesti

About Michael Diviesti

I'm a brother, a son, an uncle, a musician, a software engineer and hopefully soon the law will allow me to be a husband!

Who wants to help me change the world?

From ancient stories of slavery to the modern day struggles of the disenfranchised to the uncivilized civilizations to oppressive nations. What was once the job of historians, passing down via oral tradition, the stories of our ancestors has become an … Continue reading

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Marriage equality, it may be too late!

Here in Texas, I’ve been personally doing everything that I can to ensure that I am pushing for equality. I follow local, state and national politics and I call my representatives, email them and everything else that I can do … Continue reading

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How are YOU feeling right now, at this very moment?

For those of us who use twitter, we’ve heard quite often the “What are you doing” explanation of the popular social networking site. Many of us have used the service to promote a business, a campaign or just to organize … Continue reading

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National Prayer Breakfast and why LGBT community should care

Our country has had an interesting tradition. Though there is a separation of church and state, many of our leaders within the country have a faith and practice it. Some, of course, more than others. While I personally hold no … Continue reading

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URGENT HELP NEEDED: Help save Brenda Namigadde

URGENT HELP NEEDED: Help save Brenda Namigadde – sign the petition! In less than 10 hours a young woman who fled to the UK to escape persecution and almost certain death nearly 8 years ago is slated to be extradited … Continue reading

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Kill the gays, it’s our family value.

People dismiss me when I use terms like heterosupremacist and theocrat. Somehow, the average person thinks that I’m just using these terms to fuel a fire. To clarify, just as there are white supremacists, there is a rising faction of … Continue reading

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Arthur Miller, The Crucible, Civil Rights and the Gay Agenda

I think now that the great thing is not so much the formulation of an answer for myself, for the theater, or the play-but rather the most accurate possible statement of the problem. ~ Arthur Miller Today marks the 58th … Continue reading

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