“I was born of heterosexual parents. I was taught by heterosexual teachers in a fiercely heterosexual society. Television ads and newspaper a...”
"Watching gay media will make kids gay." Well I don’t know about you, but seeing 12492394294 straight couples on tv, in movies, in books, in magazines, ads, and comic books never once made me straight.
“I think for a lot of women reading lesbian romance makes them have to confront their own anxieties and insecurities about their bodies and t...”
“The LGBT community is vast and varies widely in their needs and struggles. I hope the nation does not think that instituting same-sex marria...”
if i ever misgender you or use slang (bro, man, gurl, dude) that makes you feel even slightly uncomfortable please tell me because your gender identity and comfort is more important than any word i may use to refer to you
“I didn’t know you had families.”
“But when you say that the loudest homophobes are closeted LGBT folks, you erase the fact that the vast, vast majority of homophobia doesn’t ...”
The Definition of Marriage Amendment Bill has passed into New Zealand law, 77-44, making same sex marriage and joint adoption by married same sex couples legal. After the bill was announced, the entire hall of parliament burst into song together, singing Pokarekare Ana, a maori love song about a co...
FUN FACT: bisexuals are called bisexuals because they travel via Bifrost
(My sister is a lesbian and after our mother doesn’t react very well to her coming out, she is nervous about telling our more conservative father.) Sister: “Dad, I need to tell you something.” Dad: “Okay.” Sister: “I’m gay.” Dad: “That’s nice. What do you want for dinner?” (A couple months later she...
(Note: I’m a female customer sitting in a pub. I’m approached by another male customer while I read a book.) Male customer: “Hello, my name is ***.” Me: “That’s nice.” Male customer: “So can I have your number?” Me: “Oh. Actually, I’m gay.” Male customer: “You want to have sex with women?” Me: “Well...