At a Glance:Michael Knaapen has been a Project Contributor since June 2013, has written 33 entries and currently lives in Washington, D.C..
Michael Knaapen believes people aren't really good or bad - they're just making do. He loves to organize and celebrate communities, especially the LGBT community, and has served in many capacities in his past homes of Wisconsin and Vermont to do just that. He cares about elder justice and prison reform. He enjoys reading history and poetry, traveling, and spending time with his family.
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Don't miss ImageOut, an extraordinary film festival lovingly and expertly curated by the passionate LGBT community of Rochester, New York.Read More
Last Saturday, nearly 50 people gathered on the steps of the Washington Convention Center to support trans women of color -- because every life matters.Read More
Love is Strange tells the story of two men who get married after 39 years together and the hardships that follow. Starring John Lithgow and Alfred Molina, it's a slow-paced, sweet movie about two old men in love.Read More
If you've ever disagreed with somebody and said "SMH" or called someone out for "mansplaining," you are among the pioneers birthing little word babies on the frontier of the English language.Read More
Marion Milne was a legislator from a small state, but her great act of courage deserves to be remembered. Read More