LGBT stereotypes

Recently Esquire published an article synopsizing HBO's Looking for the straight-male community. The author astutely points out that "this show is pretty gay" and expresses his disappointment that its characters don't live up to his standards regarding how fabulously hilarious we queers should be.
We have an opportunity to strengthen our efforts when we unify and include more diversity of voices in our fight for full equality.
However, Universal Studios Hollywood apparently missed the memo. Universal Studios Hollywood has historically been considered
What about Lesbian Bed Death? Bed death is real, but many think it's just more interesting to talk about it from a lesbian
4. "Who's the guy in your relationship?" Ouch. Some aspects of the patriarchy simply don't apply in same-sex relationships, and someone having to be "the guy" in a lesbian relationship is one of them.
Lesbians get asked all sorts of silly questions. One of them is, "If you love women so much, how come you don't dress like
(h/t: She Wired) Watch as Gilbert, who recently became engaged to superstar music producer Linda Perry, and the other "The
Check out the full segment here. What do you think about Gaybros? Watch the clip above, see the full segment here and sound
There's also that pesky issue of choice. Share your thoughts about this video in the comments (below). In recently rediscovered
Throughout history, dominant groups have depicted or represented minority groups in a variety of negative ways in order to maintain control or mastery. I have found many clear and stunning connections between historical representations of LGBT people and Jewish people.
Believe it or not, many therapists still think many of these myths are true.
While many of us LGBTQ people use our gaydar in a tongue-and-cheek way to poke fun at each other, or to brag about our accuracy in spotting each other, we're basing these assumptions on socially constructed signifiers that are also used to discriminate against us.
Since long before biblical references to Abraham, men have engaged in sexual relations outside the confines of marriage, but I am continually struck by the charge that ensuring marriage equality for same-sex couples will cheapen the institution of marriage.