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I am doing an reflection paper on Angels in America, written by Tony Kushner. 

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If the topic is homosexuality, there are many ways to go about reflecting on this topic as Kushner provides much in way of fodder for thought. The critical issue of what it means to be gay in America is explored through different ways.  One particular angle that can be taken is the issue of homosexuality in a political setting dominated by the Religious Right Wing of the Republican Party in America.  The notion of spiritual purity and the casting of homosexuality as an affront to this notion is something that Kushner challenges in different realms through different characters.  Think of Joe and the struggles to come out of the closet only to find that it is impossible to reconcile his Republican and Mormon values with his homosexuality.  The illness that eats at Roy Cohn is AIDS, but in a larger...

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What you trying to say, that he's making many points about homosexuality?

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cheekz44 | Student

she just wants us to pick a theme of the story and reflect on it.  I thought about my reflectiong on homosexuality

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