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Merrimack Valley’s Queer Youth and Gay Straight Alliance in Grammar Schools

Merrimack Valley’s Queer Youth and Gay Straight Alliance in Grammar Schools

By: Dani Langevin: June, 2015 Last month I had the pleasure of visiting Methuen High School and sitting in on a meeting of the GSA (Gay Straight Alliance). Several of…

A Republican, Catholic, and a Freak ~ Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

A Republican, Catholic, and a Freak ~ Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

By: Dani Langevin – May, 2015 A couple of weeks ago I saw a posting on Facebook that showed Bruce Jenner on the cover of a Wheaties box in the…

Gay Writers of the Valley ~ Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

Gay Writers of the Valley ~ Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

By: Dani Langevin – April, 2015 I ran this column almost five years ago, but feel the need to remind our readers of two local gay authors. Brian Tessier is…

History and Religion Mandate Gay Rights

History and Religion Mandate Gay Rights

By: Dani Langevin – March, 2015 One of the strongest reasons people use to justify that history be a part of our educational system is that we learn from it.…

The Gay Agenda

The Gay Agenda

By: Dani Langevin – February, 2015 I keep hearing about The Gay Agenda. What exactly is that and why haven’t I received a hard copy? I’d like to keep udated…

The Change in Our Public Schools

The Change in Our  Public Schools

By: Dani Langevin – January, 2015 Changes have been made in public schools and parents need to be informed and become involved. Educators have been told that “time on learning”…

Redefining Marriage ~ Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

Redefining Marriage ~ Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

By: Dani Langavin – November, 2014 Allowing same-sex marriage has not redefined marriage. Marriage has been redefined over and over and over again. It is constantly transitioning and to blame…

23 Year Old Father Diagnosed With Tumefactive MS ~ Ye Gay Ole Valley

23 Year Old Father Diagnosed With Tumefactive MS ~ Ye Gay Ole Valley

By: Dani Langevin – October, 2014 Tavis Marceau was a hard working family man putting in 60 hours a week for the moving company at which he was employed. He…

The Benefits of Same Sex Parenting ~ YE GAY OL’ VALLEY

The Benefits of Same Sex Parenting  ~ YE GAY OL’ VALLEY

By: Dani Langevin – September, 2014 In January of 2012, presidential candidate Rick Santorum said to the people of New Hampshire that children would be better off having a father…

YE GAY Ol’ VALLEY – Human Rights Campaign Survey Proves LBGT Youth Need Support

YE GAY Ol’ VALLEY – Human Rights Campaign Survey Proves LBGT Youth Need Support

By: Dani Langevin Whether or not you agree with or even understand a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgendered (LGBT) lifestyle the American youth who identify themselves as part of it…

Coming Out is Never Easy ~ Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

Coming Out is Never Easy ~ Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

By: Dani Langevin – July 2014 When you fall love at the same time that your mother is dying, do you focus on love’s beginning or life’s end? In 1994…

Marriage Equality Marks 10 Year Anniversary ~Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

Marriage Equality Marks 10 Year Anniversary ~Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

By: Dani Langevin – June, 2014 Ten years ago last month the wonderfully forward thinking SJC made marriage open and equal to all adult couples that want to spend a…

Clarity on the Issue of Sexuality ~ Ye gay Ol’ Valley

Clarity on the Issue of Sexuality ~ Ye gay Ol’ Valley

By: Dani Langevin – May, 2014 Last month, Paul Murano’s column on clarifying the issue of homosexuality was run right next to mine, appropriately so. I’d like to add more…

Clarity on the Issue of Homosexuality – Beneath the Surface

Clarity on the Issue of Homosexuality – Beneath the Surface

By: Paul Murano – April, 2014 This is a very important column if you happen to be a fan of clarity. It is about an issue that has been purposefully…

Seven Year Old Comes out of Closet – Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

Seven Year Old Comes out of Closet – Ye Gay Ol’ Valley

 By: Dani Langevin – April, 2014 When I was in third grade, just eight years old, I had a huge crush on Nicky (Nicole) Dalby. Nicky was this Alice in…

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