Defiance is Necessary for the Soul: Celebrating Alan Turing’s Upcoming 107th birthday.

[Thinking especially today about the migrants being tortured in our own US concentration camps, which also includes LGBTQ migrants. Please donate to RAICES if you can in Alan's memory. .Did you know Alan himself sponsored a Jewish refugee from Austria?] Got to be frank here. I didn't see the Alan Turing biopic. I just couldn't. …

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The Power of Music

Both Alan Turing and Harvey Milk were music lovers. Alan enjoyed singing out-of-season hymns, loved British Pantomines, which are full of silly songs, and even took up the violin. Even as he had the police over at his residence, he entertained them with an Irish Classic, "Cockles and Mussels." There is a statue in Dublin …

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Today, November 27, 2016 is the 38th anniversary of the assassination of Harvey Bernard Milk on November 27, 1978. If he were alive today he would be 86 years old.  To think of all that could have happened had he and Alan Turing lived out a full lifespan, providing hope and technology to make our world a …