Tag Archives: bisexual

Thoughts on Another World AIDS Day

Soon after my first coming out early in 1987 I attended a workshop on AIDS. Soon I was volunteering at a new organization called AIDS Project Worcester. I attended the October 11, 1987 March on Washington that included the first … Continue reading

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Recomnended Reading: Meet The Transgender “Sistergirls” Of The Tiwi Islands – BuzzFeed News

This planet is comprised of many unique and special cultures that have long traditions of accepting gender diversity. It is remarkable that such traditions have lasted given the attempts by Colonial invaders anf Christian missionaries  to wipe out cultures alien … Continue reading

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Recommended Reading: Young Brits say they aren’t 100% straight or gay, bigots go into meltdown | Gay Star News

In this article Tris Reid-Smith of Gay Star News collects the often hysterical reactions of biphobic commentators to the recent revelation that 43% of younger Britons don’t see themselves as exclusively gay or straight. Here are the opening paragraphs of … Continue reading

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It Gets Better: Seventh-day Adventists

I grew up in this denomination and although I left the church some 30 years ago, I still remember how difficult it was reconciling your faith with your sexuality. So, for anyone still involved with the church and realizing you … Continue reading

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Taking Pride in the ‘Alphabet Soup’ | QNotes

I’d like to thank the folks a QNotes for putting this together for more non-binary gender terms see this post from my main menu. First it was homophile. Then homosexual. After that it was gay. Then it was gay and … Continue reading

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Ask a Homo: What Does the Q in LGBTQ Mean? — What Does The Acronym LGBTQIA Stand For?

Slate has this series of videos called,”Ask A Homo,” that are actually quite good. Readers of this site notice that I either use LGBTQ  or LGBTQIA as acronyms. This video explains what the Q is. For the record here is … Continue reading

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Shane Dawson Says, “I’m Bisexual”

In a simple, heartfelt and courageous video, YouTuber Shane Dawson comes out as bisexual.

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Don’t Say “No Homo”

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This Teen’s Heartbreaking Suicide Reveals an Epidemic Nobody’s Talking About

Until I came out as Non-binary and Agender I never fully appreciated how difficult it was for bisexual people. You see people have a hard time understanding that I am not choosing to either remain a cis male or become … Continue reading

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UK gay students are not being taught about HIV | Gay Star News

It is a travesty that in 2015 schools are still failing to provide adequate HIV prevention and comprehensive sexuality education for Gay and Bisexual youth and young Trans Women. This is certainly a problem in the US but it is … Continue reading

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MoveOn Petitions – Tell Denny’s to take discrimination off the menu

Last summer, following Deming PRIDE’s annual pageant, a group of LGBTQ customers entered their local Denny’s looking to celebrate another successful pageant. But, “they sat for more than 45 minutes without being offered drinks, given menus, or provided service of … Continue reading

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State of the Union LGBT Inclusion: Obama includes transgender and bisexual in the 2015 address for the first time ever.

I was impressed at the inclusion of LGBT Americans and marriage equality in the President’s State of The Union Address. Slate writers Mark Joseph Stern and J. Bryan Lowder were specifically impressed with the inclusion of Bisexual and Transgender Americans. Here’s there look … Continue reading

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Should Telling Your LGBT Child ‘It’s Just a Phase’ Be a Crime? | TakePart

A look at the danger of telling LGBTQ youth, “it’s just a phase,” and other forms of emotional abuse. Here’s the story from Hayley Fox at Take Part… Outcomes can be deadly when transgender kids are rejected by parents, but … Continue reading

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Hundreds march in India capital’s gay pride parade after shock ruling – Regional | The Star Online

Hundreds of brave LGBTIAQ Indians march in New Delhi. Here’s the story from AFP and The Star… NEW DELHI  (AFP) – Hundreds of gays and lesbians marched through the streets of the Indian capital on Sunday, the first parade in … Continue reading

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New discovery: Evolution can explain why you are gay | Gay Star News

This is fascinating if you are a queer science nerd like me. Here’s TRIS REID-SMITH writing for Gay Star News… New research shows homosexuality helps humans bond Scientists have found a possible reason why homosexuality exists and does not die … Continue reading

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Olympic President Wants To Add Sexual Orientation To Non-Discrimination Policy | ThinkProgress

Do you remember the brouhaha last Winter over the anti-gay law and the Russian Winter Olympic Games? Of course you do, there were quite a few posts here as I recall. Well it seems like the Olympic President wants to … Continue reading

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British Sex Survey 2014: Teasing Out The Queer Results | The Guardian

Around a month ago The Guardian released the results of their 2014 sex survey. I have gone through the article an excerpted portions that I felt would be of interest to a Queer audience. I have put all mentions of … Continue reading

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What the Vatican Really Said About Homosexuality

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The Catholic world and the media were riled Monday by a Vatican document interpreted by many as signaling a softer church stance toward homosexuality, but the inclusive tone of the document is a long way from…

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Gay teen comes out to his mom, and then his mom comes out to him | Gay Star News

In a very unique coming out experience a son comes out to his mom only to have his mom come out to him. Here’s the story from JOE MORGAN writing for Gay Star News… Two closet doors burst open in … Continue reading

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TJ Montoya, Gay Youth, Talks The Bible And Homosexuality

I am always torn when it comes to stories like this. On the one hand I am a Humanist who doesn’t happen to agree with theism. On the other hand there are still many people who feel the need to … Continue reading

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