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Born Today – Queer Icon, Jesus Christ | Queering the Church

Born Today – Queer Icon, Jesus Christ | Queering the Church | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
As the whole of the Christian world focuses today on the incarnation of Jesus Christ, I want to take a different tack. Instead of the familiar (and too often saccharine) focus on the nativity and a cute little infant in a manger, my ...
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Troubling display of heterosexism by two Twitterers led to this exploration
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Chimamanda Adichie: Why can't he just be like everyone else? - The ScoopNG #homosexuality #unAfrican

Chimamanda Adichie: Why can't he just be like everyone else? - The ScoopNG #homosexuality #unAfrican | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
TweetBy Chimamanda Adichie I will call him Sochukwuma. A thin, smiling boy who liked to play with us girls at the university primary school in Nsukka. We were young.
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Using the word 'gay' to mean 'crap' is a form of bullying of gay people

Using the word 'gay' to mean 'crap' is a form of bullying of gay people | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Will Young: Youngsters may not intend to be homophobic but they need to learn that such language can be very offensive and upsetting
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Why Some Straight Men Are Romantically or Sexually Attracted to Other Men

Why Some Straight Men Are Romantically or Sexually Attracted to Other Men | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it

Many men who have sex with men aren't gay or even bisexual. Although their mental and emotional state resembles that of the initial stages of coming out, gay and bisexual men go on to develop a gay or a bisexual identity, whereas these men don't.

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UK: New research looking at gay people's expectations of discrimination

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Love is All You Need? Imagine a world where homosexuality is both natural and normal and heterosexuality an aberration

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‘Straight Allies’ Should Stop Calling Themselves Straight Allies

‘Straight Allies’ Should Stop Calling Themselves Straight Allies | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
I recently received a message by a self-proclaimed ‘straight ally’.
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Challenging Stereotypes in Glee, or Not? Exploring Masculinity and Neoliberal ... - Student Pulse

Challenging Stereotypes in Glee, or Not? Exploring Masculinity and Neoliberal ... - Student Pulse | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
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What Jesus said about homosexuality… (found online) | Funri

What Jesus said about homosexuality… (found online) · Tweet · What Jesus said about homosexuality… (found online). LOVE IT! 0. COMMENT. 0. 01 Jan, 2013 GMT -8. 0 views. NEWER · OLDER · Tweet. Please Login first ...
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Dan Savage on Merle Miller’s On Being Different.

Dan Savage on Merle Miller’s On Being Different. | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
This piece is excerpted from Dan Savage’s foreword to the new Penguin Classics edition of Merle Miller’s On Being Different: What It Means to Be a Homosexual, out this month. Terry found a vacation rental for us in Hawaii.
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A Merry Queer Christmas: Queering Rudolph, the Red Nosed ...

A Merry Queer Christmas: Queering Rudolph, the Red Nosed ... | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
These days it seems easy to queer the 1964 CBS Christmas classic. Rudolph was created when gayness as identity was rarely represented on screens, instead s...
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Who's Afraid of Black Sexuality? - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

Who's Afraid of Black Sexuality? - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)Who's Afraid of Black Sexuality?Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)Today, scholars in the field are studying gender, queerness, pleasure, public health.
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Where Masturbation and Homosexuality Do Not Exist - The Atlantic

Where Masturbation and Homosexuality Do Not Exist - The Atlantic | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Where Masturbation and Homosexuality Do Not ExistThe AtlanticMarried Aka and Ngandu men and women consistently reported having sex multiple times in a single night.
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Challenging heteronormativity (pdf)

Looks at society and heteronormativity
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Stop Saying “That’s So Gay!”: 6 Types of Microaggressions That Harm LGBTQ People

Stop Saying “That’s So Gay!”: 6 Types of Microaggressions That Harm LGBTQ People | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
By Kevin L. Nadal, PhD (Associate Professor of Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice - City University of New York) When I was a little kid, I used to hear my brothers, cousins, and frie...
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LGBPTTQQIIAA+ — How We Got Here from Gay

LGBPTTQQIIAA+ — How We Got Here from Gay | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
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Styles of non-monogamy: the ideal and the reality (Poly Means Many - May 2013)

Styles of non-monogamy: the ideal and the reality (Poly Means Many - May 2013) | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
The past 15 years have given me the opportunity to be involved in all varieties of non-monogamy (except polygamy/polyandry, but I don’t much miss that). I’ve done open relationships, ‘dating’, non-...
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really just read it 》》The Face of Gay 39 (Lee Martindale) | Kage Alan Blog

Beginnings amaze me. Who we are today is often not who we started out to be, but through the love and friendship of others, our life blooms. Time to meet Lee.
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Star Trek's History of Progressive Values — And Why It Faltered on LGBT Crew Members | Underwire | Wired.com

Star Trek's History of Progressive Values — And Why It Faltered on LGBT Crew Members | Underwire | Wired.com | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
The progressive values of the show seem to have faltered—and even started falling behind the mainstream—by failing to add LGBT members to the crew of the Enterprise.
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Catfish and the Influences of Heteronormativity | SociologyFocus

Catfish and the Influences of Heteronormativity | SociologyFocus | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Heteronormativity is the belief that heterosexuality is the only acceptable sexual orientation. This attitude leads people to value only traditional gender roles and heterosexual relationships while rejecting all gender, sex, and ...
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Beyond Gay Marriage | The Nation

Beyond Gay Marriage | The Nation | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
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Research Finds Tolerance Of Homosexuality In China Dating Back Thousands ... - Queerty

Research Finds Tolerance Of Homosexuality In China Dating Back Thousands ... - Queerty | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Research Finds Tolerance Of Homosexuality In China Dating Back Thousands ...
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If homosexuality was common during the Shang and Zhou dynstes, it was downright fashionable during the Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 220).
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Born Today – Queer Icon, Jesus Christ | Queering the Church

Born Today – Queer Icon, Jesus Christ | Queering the Church | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
As the whole of the Christian world focuses today on the incarnation of Jesus Christ, I want to take a different tack. Instead of the familiar (and too often saccharine) focus on the nativity and a cute little infant in a manger, my ...
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Mexico Lifting Gay Blood Donation Ban: Report

Mexico Lifting Gay Blood Donation Ban: Report | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Mexico has reportedly become the first North American country to end its ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.
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Who's Helping Finance Uganda's 'Kill the Gays' Bill? You Are - Huffington Post (blog)

Who's Helping Finance Uganda's 'Kill the Gays' Bill? You Are - Huffington Post (blog) | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
PinkNews.co.ukWho's Helping Finance Uganda's 'Kill the Gays' Bill?
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The Heteronormativity of Will and Grace

            Gay activism has been highly visible in the United States since the early 1970s. Many groups have enthusiastically fought for equality and recognition as first-class citizens, often tim...
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