We awoke to news of the carnage in Orlando. I had slept in — the first long, good night’s sleep after a hell of a week: a funeral, my 45th birthday, graduation, another funeral, and a graduation party. I woke up refreshed, but not for long. Several friends had already texted or sent me Facebook… Read more →
Timothy Patrick McCarthy
Timothy Patrick McCarthy is an award-winning scholar, educator, and activist who teaches at Harvard University, where he directs the Sexuality, Gender, and Human Rights Program at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy. A historian of politics and social movements, Dr. McCarthy is the author or editor of five books, including Stonewall’s Children: Living Queer History in the Age of Liberation, Loss, and Love, forthcoming from the New Press. He was also a founding member of Barack Obama’s National LGBT Leadership Council.