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Troubling display of heterosexism by two Twitterers led to this exploration
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The Formation of Homosexual Identities

The Formation of Homosexual Identities | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
(1989). The Formation of Homosexual Identities. Journal of Homosexuality: Vol. 17, No. 1-2, pp. 43-74.
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Campaign Focuses on Young, Gifted, Transgender and Black - COLORLINES

Campaign Focuses on Young, Gifted, Transgender and Black - COLORLINES | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
The National Black Justice Coalition launched #BlackTransProud to highlight the achievements of its communities on Transgender Day of Remembrance.
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Russia Sues Madonna For "Promoting" Homosexuality - Prefixmag

Russia Sues Madonna For "Promoting" Homosexuality - Prefixmag | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Russia Sues Madonna For "Promoting" HomosexualityPrefixmagHanding out pink bracelets meant to encourage tolerance of homosexuality at a St. Petersburg show in August.
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15 Ads That Changed The Way We Think About Gays And Lesbians - Business Insider

15 Ads That Changed The Way We Think About Gays And Lesbians - Business Insider | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Business Insider15 Ads That Changed The Way We Think About Gays And LesbiansBusiness InsiderHomosexuality was only referred to in the context of anti-gay public service announcements.
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Being Queer Does Not Make You Radical « GenderTrender (video)

Being Queer Does Not Make You Radical « GenderTrender (video) | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Like this: Like. One blogger likes this. germantransgender. Posted by GallusMag. Filed in Feminism, Gay, Lesbian, Transgender, Women Tags: fashion, misogyny, queer, silencing · Leave a Comment » ...
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Some of us are freer than others - GayPride by @sa_poptart

Some of us are freer than others - GayPride by @sa_poptart | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Joburg Pride has accused activists of hijacking the yearly parade, but in many ways, it was Pride that hijacked it from them.
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Homonormativity | fatimam1 (a simple explanation)

Homonormativity | fatimam1 (a simple explanation) | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Imagine the perfect gay couple. They live together. They are not criticized by the public. They are not marginalized. They are accepted by their family. They are able to adopt not one, but maybe even two children.
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Only True Magic: Heteronormativity and the Myth of the 'Gay Lifestyle'

Only True Magic: Heteronormativity and the Myth of the 'Gay Lifestyle' | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
How many times have we heard that expression, the "gay lifestyle". What, exactly, is it? We know what our detractors say, we're promiscuous and immoral and obsessed with sex and youth. We're all fundamentally flawed, ...
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Almost-Eagle Scout denied award because he is gay

Almost-Eagle Scout denied award because he is gay | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Updated at 5:30 p.m.ET -- Ryan Andresen had recently completed the requirements to earning his Eagle Scout award, including his final project of building a (Almost-Eagle Scout denied award because he is gay.)...
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Saint Queer Francis of Assissi: Breaking Boundaries | Queering the Church

Saint Queer Francis of Assissi: Breaking Boundaries | Queering the Church | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
At Jesus in Love, Kittredge Cherry has uncovered more ground-breaking work on opening up the previously hidden history of queer elements in the lives of the saints – in this case, Francis of Assisi, whose feast day was ...
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New-wave queer cinema: 'Gay experience in all its complexity' - The Guardian

New-wave queer cinema: 'Gay experience in all its complexity' - The Guardian | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
The GuardianNew-wave queer cinema: 'Gay experience in all its complexity'The GuardianIra Sach's new film, Keep the Lights On, follows the decade-long relationship between two men who meet on a New York phone-sex line in 1998.
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A Year After DADT Repeal, Some Service Members Must Still Hide ...

A Year After DADT Repeal, Some Service Members Must Still Hide ... | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
According to a recent follow-up to a 1998 study called “The Flight Into Hypermasculinity,” men in the military are twice as likely to identify themselves as transgender women than their civilian counterparts.
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The Great Within: Same-sex Desire in the New Millennium: Identity, Subversion, Assimilation

The Great Within: Same-sex Desire in the New Millennium: Identity, Subversion, Assimilation | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
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Straight Talk: We Don’t Know Anything About Heterosexuality

Straight Talk: We Don’t Know Anything About Heterosexuality | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Straight Talk: We Don’t Know Anything About Heterosexuality...
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The Bible Hates Homosexuality. So What?

A student recently asked me for some advice about how to defend same-sex marriage biblically to people who insist that the Bible is against it.
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Black Queer Culture and the Misappropriation of Voguing - The New School Free Press

Black Queer Culture and the Misappropriation of Voguing - The New School Free Press | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Black Queer Culture and the Misappropriation of VoguingThe New School Free PressEver heard of voguing? More specifically, Ball culture?
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“This is My Route!” Race, Entitlement and Gay Pride in South Africa

“This is My Route!” Race, Entitlement and Gay Pride in South Africa | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
By T.J. Tallie and Maria Hengeveld It’s been a week since the now infamous events of the Joburg Pride Parade, where the organization One in Nine attempted to disrupt the parade in order to protest ...
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Gay Pride is political | Thought Leader

Gay Pride is political | Thought Leader | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Far from making her stop pushing us around, our claim to queerness appeared to enrage her further, to the point where she grabbed my neck and seemed keen to detach my head from it; three kicks later, one from a passer-by ...
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A view from the bottom: Asian American masculinity and sexual representation - Udini

This dissertation offers a new framework for oppositional politics through a reassessment of male effeminacy.
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Johannesburgs Gay Pride Parade: Not Much to Be Proud Of

Johannesburgs Gay Pride Parade: Not Much to Be Proud Of | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
This weekend at the Joburg Gay Pride parade, black lesbian feminists from the One in Nine Campaign disrupted the parade to make a call for one minute of silence on behalf of the many black lesbians and transsexual individuals who have been murdered...
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Why the need to have Gay Pride in 2012? (Why can’t we also have a straight pride parade) - by @youngster_cam

Why the need to have Gay Pride in 2012? (Why can’t we also have a straight pride parade)  - by @youngster_cam | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
Why the need to have Gay Pride in 2012?News24The question “Why can't we also have a straight pride parade?” suggests that straight people are being deprived of something in some way. I just don't see how that's the case.
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Homosexuality Is African - (It is homophobia, rather than homosexuality, that is ultimately an embarrassment for Africa)

Homosexuality Is African - (It is homophobia, rather than homosexuality, that is ultimately an embarrassment for Africa) | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
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National Survey of Attitudes and Perceptions of Jamaicans Towards Same Sex Relationships (pdf)


National Survey of Attitudes


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Tweetledumb's comment, October 4, 2012 3:36 PM
Interesting that majority define homosexuality by the act of intercourse, not by attraction or love.That would mesh well with view that is a sinful aberration to be curbed, rather than a characteristic like gender or race.
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'The Song of Achilles,' 'The New Normal,' And The Future of Gay Pop Culture - ThinkProgress

'The Song of Achilles,' 'The New Normal,' And The Future of Gay Pop Culture - ThinkProgress | Heteronormativity, Queerness | Scoop.it
ThinkProgress'The Song of Achilles,' 'The New Normal,' And The Future of Gay Pop CultureThinkProgressComing out, self-hatred, family rejection or surprising family acceptance, and displays of societal homophobia, from verbal intolerance to...
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