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You are an amazing and special person who I love dearly. Totally understand what you are going through and the tough decisions that have to be made. xoxoxox
Last week I officially acknowledged what I can no longer do -- my current job. It was announced in my org that I was stepping down from my position as an IT manager. I'll vacate as soon as they hire a successor. I did this j...
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"Appalachia Is New Home To Republicans And Intolerance" by David Mixner 

See the shifting political sands.....read more..

http://www.davidmixner.com/2013/01/appalachia-is-new-home-to-republicans-and-intolerance-.html#more
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Hailing from one of those red counties in PA, I can only agree!
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"Architecture:  Five Incredible New Libraries" by David Mixner

See them all.....view here..

http://www.davidmixner.com/2013/01/architecture-five-incredible-new-libraries.html#more
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"Will Republican Speaker John Boehner Keep His Promise On Hurricane Sandy Relief This Week?" by David Mixner

The tired people of New Jersey and New York have suffered in the cold awaiting their action..

http://www.davidmixner.com/2013/01/will-republican-speaker-john-boehner-keep-his-promise-on-hurricane-sandy-relief.html#more
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"VIDEO:  Tom Hanks Helping His Daughter Get Ahead In Show Business (Very Funny)" by David Mixner 

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"The Five Best Run Cities In America" by David Mixner

Seattle is number six.....read more

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"Extraordinary and Powerful LGBT Grassroots Movement in the South" by David Mixner 

One of the most important developments in years...read more

http://www.davidmixner.com/2013/01/extraordinary-and-powerful-lgbt-grassroots-movement-taking-place-in-south.html#more
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"Michelangelo Signorile On Jodie Foster's Coming Out" by David Mixner

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"New Climate Change Report Says America Will Have More Disasters, Be Hotter and Drier " by David Mixner

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"Another Reason To Support Hagel:  He Challenged Bush's Iraq Policy" by David Mixner

The Neocons and Iraq Hawks are attempting to stop nomination....read more

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Writer/ LGBT Activist
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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
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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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