Tag: Tyler

Maggie Gallagher On Tyler Clementi

“The suicide of that teen was not only a tragedy it was a crime. The young people who violated laws out of mindless desire to bully or embarrass or whatever the heck kids do this stuff will be prosecuted and probably...

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Tyler Clementi: The boy in the band

This photo of Tyler Clementi, from February of this year, has a very haunting quality to it: [Porch Light Theatre, Glen Rock NJ] There’s a vibrant set and four downstage actors clearly playing for madcap comedy. But...

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My take on Tyler Clementi’s suicide

I’ve written a longer post on the main AMERICAblog home page, since I think this is a story that needs to go far beyond a gay audience. Here’s an excerpt of what I wrote: Gay civil rights isn’t a “social...

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