Using two-year survey data of 33,000 heterosexual
and LGB adults ages 50 and older from a probability-based study of the U.
This is to promote civil and human rights of same-sex and heterosexual
couples who want to live together but are not ready to marry,' Garcia said of the bill, which is still to be filed.
Pride Day emerged in the early 1990s as a response to Gay Pride movement, according to (http://www.
It is important to emphasize that I am not suggesting that same-sex unions are a second-best option to heterosexual
unions, and I do not think that women are strategically selecting an advantageous sexual identity or that they can 'choose' who they they find--men, women, or both--sexually attractive.
Granted, the rights of homosexual women (and men) seeking marriage and the chance to parent within the context of marriage should not be denied, but neither should intentionally unmarried heterosexual
women be denied their rights to live in a manner that allows for their shared reality and their truths.
The Church too seemed hostile to heterosexual
culture, but since for it the problem was less military prowess than spirituality, it privileged "a society of pious brotherhood and saintly predilection" (p.
The study's authors noted that lesbian, bisexual and transgender women are more often smokers than heterosexual
women, so they adjusted for both smoking and alcohol use and found that the disparity persisted.
1%), and heterosexuals
with same-sex partners (28%) than among heterosexual
women with no same-sex partners (14.
Gay or bisexual men were 17% more likely to have hypertension and 28% more likely to have diabetes, compared with heterosexuals
The brain differentiation pattern in heterosexual
men is speculated to be defeminized and masculinized, and the pattern in heterosexual
women is speculated to be feminized and unmasculinized (Ellis & Ames, 1987; Pillard & Weinrich, 1987).
How, then, has heterosexual
history unfolded from 1982 to the present?
Whereas 88% of participants considered themselves heterosexual
and had had sex only with women, 4% considered themselves heterosexual
and had had both female and male partners; 2% said that they were bisexual and had had partners of both genders, and 5% identified as gay and had had sex only with men.
The researchers found strong cerebral size differences between homosexual and heterosexual
What makes abstinence-only education even more counterproductive for these kids is the hidden but dually intolerant message: "You shouldn't have sex until you get married and, by the way, if you happen to be anything other than heterosexual
you can't get married.
Shame on The Advocate and shame on heterosexual
publicist Michael Levine ["Is Pride Good PR?