A Chinese woman is taking her country’s government to court over textbooks describing homosexuality as a “psychological disorder.” 2015 Renmin University manual Student Psychological Health calls homosexuality a “sick addiction” along with “tra… Read The post Student Sues Chinese Government Over Textbook Labeling Homosexuality a ‘Sick Addiction’ appeared first on Towleroad.
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On Tuesday, LGBT activist Chen Qiuyan met with government officials in Beijing after months of campaigning to have the Ministry of Education remove textbooks which identify homosexuality as a mental disorder. [ more › ]
Homosexuality has long been taboo in China. But the spending power of China’s LGBT-community is attracting growing attention.
A Chinese student is suing her government over medical textbooks that classify homosexuality as a mental disorder that can be cured through shock therapy. Twenty-year-old Qui Bai—whose family turned away from her when they found out she was gay—was looking for answers about her sexuality two years ago...
After educating young women about God's design for sex in her "More Than Pretty" campaign earlier this year, gospel singer Erica Campbell is now speaking up about transgender and homosexual people in the Christian community.
A Chilean homosexual activist group has filed suit on the couple's behalf, arguing that 'business are not churches.'
Qiu Bai was looking for information on human sexuality. What she found was homophobia disguised as fact. Chinese textbooks called homosexuality a "disorder." Some suggested shock therapy as a “cure.” One book even dismissed the very possibility of same-sex love. Outraged, the college student decided to challenge China's Ministry of Education in court. It’s a […]
In the 1950s, homosexuality's illegality meant a simple morality clause could revoke a parent's custody rights. "Carol," one of the year's best movies, is a determinedly unpolitical look at this time period, but in a clip exclusive to...Show More Summary
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Gay activists are hoping Pope Francis will preach tolerance toward homosexuals, and even go so far as to condemn violent attacks against gays during his upcoming visit to Uganda. Church leaders, however, are praying...Show More Summary
The recent report from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) shows an 'alarming' rate of STDs among homosexuals.
Old habits die hard. If you think that the Christian right has toned down its rhetoric when it comes to LGBT issues, think again. One of the most vicious ideas of the religious right is seeing a revival: the idea that homosexuality should be a capital offense. Moreover, the people promoting it aren’t relegated to […]
A convoluted custody dispute over an artificially conceived child has left the mother bereft and homosexual and Christian activists at loggerheads.
Released on the brink of a looming decade marked by intense homophobia, executions for sharing atomic bomb secrets, and the threat of “reds under the bed,” Strangers on a Train played with the fear of homosexuality in American public life. Show More Summary
A dumbass posted a thought experiment "proving" that homosexuality was wrong posited three islands: a gay island, a lesbian island and a straight island, in which the two former dwindle away without replenishment while the latter thrives. (more…)
Pockets of resistance to the Supreme Court's judicial activism in constitutionalizing homosexual 'marriage' are cropping up across the United States.
An interview with the translator of a new edition of The Book of Gomorrah.
What was the biblical story of Sodom and Gomorrah all about?If you listen to conservative Christians -- and I'm sorry if you do -- it's a lesson all about why homosexuality is evil.But if you listen to Pat Robertson on The 700 Club, it's not really about homosexuality at all:
Pat Robertson, host of The 700 Club, told viewers yesterday that the “sin” of Sodom was pride and not homosexuality. Yes, that Pat Robertson. The same Robertson most famous for his routine rants that any pro-LGBTQ progress will lead to the destruction of America “like it did Sodom and Gomorrah,” two Biblical cities destroyed in […]
Since July 3, 1981, when the New York Times published news of a "rare cancer seen in 41 homosexuals," the media has wrestled with the ever-changing landscape that is HIV treatment and prevention: its stories, its unique vocabulary and most of all its subjects. Show More Summary