Here's how to inoculate ourselves against negative ones. Verified by Psychology Today. The Scarred Soul.
Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under Creative Commons licence. Gay and bisexual men are four times more likely to attempt suicide in their lifetime than heterosexual men. Researchers now estimate that suicide kills more gay and bisexual men than AIDS.
Are you a member of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or transsexual LGBT community? The U. Government has recognized asylum claims based upon homosexuality since
The crisis over sexuality in the Catholic Church goes beyond abuse. It goes to the heart of the priesthood, into a closet that is trapping thousands of men. Credit Credit.
Sexuality refers to how you feel and act in terms of sex. There are some related terms that may be confusing to understand. Gender identity is different from sexuality.
Support for normalizing homosexuality and gender confusion is dropping like a stone among young adults. Young people are tired of being called bigots if they want privacy, or want to be treated with respect for their own preferences and moral objections. Mean behavior is getting a pushback.
Closeted and in the closet are adjectives for lesbiangaybisexualtransgender etc. It can also be used to describe anyone who is hiding part of their identity because of social pressure. In late 20th-century America, the closet had become a central metaphor for grasping the history and social dynamics of gay life.
The assumption that homophobic attackers are themselves secretly gay lets straight society off the hook. This article is a preview from the Autumn edition of New Humanist. You can find out more and subscribe here.
In the case of Kevin Spacey, that now has the potential to do terrible damage. Defamation no. Spacey used coming out, bizarrely, as a cover.
Updated April 12, Sporting idols like Wallabies star Israel Folau need to understand the platform they have and the effect their comments can have on younger people, the president of gay rugby club the Sydney Convicts says. And the Australian Human Rights Commissioner offered to meet Folau, saying the player's comments have the potential to cause "enormous harm among young Australians". Don Rose, the president of the Convicts, Australia's first gay rugby club and four-time winners of international gay rugby tournament the Bingham Cup, said when he first heard Folau's comments he was personally offended.