jeff sheng

One big step forward for gay rights… and two steps back

One big step forward for gay rights… and two steps back

Doesn’t it feel sometimes like the more progress we make and the more dialogue starts opening up, the more the whack jobs and haters come out (so to speak) of the woodwork?

Jeff Sheng's DADT portraits

Jeff Sheng's DADT portraits

As the battle around Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Heats back up CNN has this great visual slide-show of photographer Jeff Sheng‘s portraits of gay military men and women. The photos don’t reveal the identities of the subjects, and in doing so saves them from the repercussions of possibly losing their jobs. These faceless portraits look…

Jeff Sheng, "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"

Jeff Sheng, "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"

Jeff Sheng’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” is ongoing photo project which is a “series of portraits of closeted men and women currently serving in the United States military. [The artist] purposely shot each image in a way that obscures to some degree the identity of the individuals, and the final image that is released to…