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David Mixner
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The LGBT community must remember the lyrics of "Bread and Roses" as the massacre in Orlando echoes and re-echoes in our mind.
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The campaign against Amb. James Wally Brewster by Cardinal Nicolás de Jesús López Rodríguez should offend Americans and the ideals we profess as a nation.
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A lot can change in 20 years, even in the halls of corporate America. In 1996, the now-infamous Defense of Marriage Act, or DOMA, was signed into U.S. law, blocking the federal government from r...
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I like the Clinton's,they have both have served,our country well,vote 2016 Hillary 
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URGENT: Funds are needed to help victims with funeral and medical expenses. Florida Equality has set up a "Go-Fund" site. PLEASE JOIN ME IN DONATING AND SHARE THIS POST

https://www.gofundme.com/pulsevictimsfund
Equality Florida, the state's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization is collecting contributions via this GoFundMe page to support the victims of the horrific shooting at Orlando's Pulse Nightclub. Please contribute and share this page. For the latest informa...
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Sanders supporters, please join me in uniting for a greater good than our own righteousness, and work day and night to elect Hillary Clinton.
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David Mixner on the 2016 election: 'The word 'practical' has simply become the hallmark of the establishment as a way to stop change.'
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COMING TO BOSTON ON MARCH 3RD TO SPEAK TO POINT FOUNDATION!  HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!!!   +Point Foundation 

https://www.pointfoundation.org/events/2016-boston-cornerstone-reception/
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Bloomberg 2016: David Mixner says it's not such a far-fetched idea among insiders, and lays out the scenario in which it could happen.
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My latest Column for Towleroad.com
http://www.towleroad.com/2016/01/bill-clinton/
“How do you solve a problem like Maria?” The nuns from The Sound of Music might be changing the lyrics a little bit to “How do you solve a problem like Bill?” Hillary Clinton’s decision on this question could dramaticall… Read
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Introduction

David Mixner has been involved in public life, policy, business and a writer for over fifty years.

 

Mr. Mixner’s blog www.davidmixner.com is now in its third  year.

 

Mr. Mixner is the author of the critically acclaimed memoir, Stranger Among Friends and the number one bestseller Brave Journeys written with Dennis Bailey.  In addition, they have written two screenplays, numerous articles and a stage play called “Jacobs Ladder”.  His screenplay written with Richard Burns, Dunes of Overveen, won the Outfest MTV Award for “Best New Screenplay”.  In additional his screenplay written with Dennis Bailey, Fire in the Soul, is about a romance in 1913 Colorado during the Great Colorado Coalfield War. His third book “At Home With Myself” will be released from Magnus in October, 2011.

 

In July, 2011 he appeared off-Broadway in a one man show - “From the Front Porch” – which was called “brilliant” by New York Magazine.

 

He is Executive Producer on the award-winning documentary called “House on Fire” which deals with HIV /AIDS in the African American community.

 

Over the years, Mr. Mixner has worked in over seventy-five campaigns as campaign manager, fund-raiser or strategist.  He was national Co-Chair of Congressman Richard Gephardt’s campaign for the Presidency. 

 

Mr. Mixner has raised over $30 million for candidates and charity organizations and near $1 million for openly gay and lesbian candidates alone across the country

 

Mr. Mixner has been an unofficial advisor to numerous elected officials on a number of issues. His reputation as a strategist and implementor is nationally known.  Numerous universities, including Oxford, Harvard, Stanford, UCLA, Princeton, London School of Economics, etc have invited him to lecture. Recently he debated at the Oxford Union and received the largest number of votes in that institution’s history. 

 

Mr. Mixner has placed his papers in the “David Mixner Collection” in the Sterling Memorial  Library at Yale University. He has received numerous awards and honors.

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BOOKS: Stranger Among Friends, Brave Journey's and At Home With Myself. SCREENPLAYS: Fire in the Soul, Dunes of Overveen PLAYS: Jacob's Ladder ONE MAN SHOW: From the Front Porch
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  • Attended ASU
    1964
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Writer/ LGBT Activist
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  • http://www.davidmixner.com
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New York City / Hell's Kitchen
Previously
Elmer, New Jersey - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Tempe, Arizona - West Hollywood - Washington, D.C - Denver, Colorado - Livingston Manor, New York - San Francisco, California