First, the results indicated that straight women perceive bi men as being less romantically and sexually attractive than straight men. I see absolutely no logic in the different meanings of that word. John S.
Apart from enhancing communication or improving understanding of a particular subject from a biological point of view, sexual identities cannot really define us. This sexual behaviour is also common among a diverse array of species in the animal kingdom including our closest relative the chimpanzees.
It seems like a complex issue: how long do we need to observe the pejorative use of 'gay' until that ceases to be slang and becomes as valid a use for the word as homosexual?
Oxytocin, for example, increases a person's sense of trust due to this neural connection. As far as adults are concerned, we have a great many freedoms in our society, which include our right to subject ourselves to things that harm our own psyches.
You might experience hate crime Mike Hathaway And, well, written like, well, some, well, year old like, well, girl, spewed it forth as an entry for, well, her diary. Racism to me is about wanting to exclude certain racial groups from things like jobs or being able to enter the country not about sexual preferences.
Well, this poses a real dilemma for me. The oft repeated notion that wise decisions are made with cool unemotional heads is inaccurate
It's the same for most gay people. There other things to know after been confirmed a member of this great family. Secondly, I don't think the word means "disliked" in any real sense; to call something gay is to express one's own dislike for it, certainly, but that's really not the same as saying that it's disliked.
Thanks for sharing your story, though it is difficult to read given the losses both of you suffered from our cultural mandates. Whatever feels right, chances are is right.