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Bisexual Erasure

Bisexuals Exist... Really (VIDEO)

Nathan Manske | Posted 04.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Nathan Manske


Ellen Page Came Out as Gay, But Where Are Hollywood's Bisexual Role Models?

Bustle | Posted 04.23.2014 | Gay Voices

Perhaps the reason bi celebrities may be reluctant to come out is that they fear it would hurt their careers in a way that being gay no longer does. Perhaps they fear their fans will wonder whether they are confused, promiscuous, or indecisive. That's what people wonder about non-celebrities, after all.

No Label Is No Community

Patrick RichardsFink | Posted 03.09.2014 | Gay Voices
Patrick RichardsFink

It's not the label people hate you for. So what is the problem, if it's not the label? It's not fitting into boxes. Not fulfilling your assigned role. Being too queer. Refusing to toe the proverbial line. That's what they hate.

Barriers to Non-Monosexual Identities

Josh A. Goodman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Josh A. Goodman

When I came out as bisexual, I heard responses like, "It's just a stepping stone between identifying as straight and identifying as gay," and, "See how you identify in five years." I learned that if a person does not fit in the straight-gay binary, some people won't believe them.

Kinsey's Scale Is So 1948

Patrick RichardsFink | Posted 02.25.2013 | Gay Voices
Patrick RichardsFink

I tell you this: Every time I read an article about bisexuality and the Kinsey scale comes into it, I see red, because I know that I'm about to be misrepresented as a divided person rather than an integrated one.