Some Feelings About 'Same Love'

Reblogged from Disrupting Dinner Parties:

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Here's the context of 'Same Love,' for those you living under rocks without access to the sweet internet nectar that is Tumblr:

Macklemore (a white, straight, cisgendered male from an educated upper-middle-class background) wrote this very pretty song about his support for same-sex marriage. It's become a radio hit! Yay, Macklemore!

Members of the queer community have had mixed feelings about this song, including some very negative feelings.

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This is a rich complex blog post about the difficulties being an ally, mistakes easily made, what is useful and what is write. A great follow up to the post i wrote early on this song.