"Ties that Bind should be required reading for every family."
—Ellen Bass, author of The Courage to Heal
“Daring, radical, and compelling.”
—Rigoberto Gonzales, National Book Critics Circle
“Visionary, deeply humane.”
—Alison Bechdel, author of Fun Home
“[Schulman] starkly lays out the fundamental immorality of such shunning behavior and its destructive consequences for everyone involved. This is an important and original book.”
—Martin Duberman, award-winning historian and gay rights activist