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Johnny Townsend

Johnny Townsend is a climate change refugee who relocated from New Orleans to Seattle in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. An ex-Mormon who volunteered two years as a full-time missionary, he advocates now for LGBTQ rights as well as gender, racial, and economic justice. His books include Racism by Proxy, Queer Quilting, and Am I My Planet’s Keeper? His latest book, Orgy at the STD Clinic, is a novel detailing political extremism, climate upheaval, and anti-maskers in the midst of a pandemic.