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The Dangerous Truth About The Heterosexual Agenda

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 04.01.2016 | Queer Voices
Brynn Tannehill

The American public needs to wake up to the most sinister plot ever levied against our great nation: the Heterosexual Agenda. Figures in the media, universities, and schools continue to push this unhealthy lifestyle choice on our vulnerable youth. The damage caused by this choice is undeniable.

8 Things Later-In-Life Lesbians Want You To Know

Hélène Tragos Stelian | Posted 11.18.2015 | Fifty
Hélène Tragos Stelian

At an event earlier this year, I met two women who, as it turned out, were not only business partners but also life partners. They left their marriages and grown children in their 50s and have been together ever since. My curiosity piqued, I'm afraid I monopolized their time with my many questions.

Is It Okay to Out Someone?

James Owens | Posted 07.22.2016 | Queer Voices
James Owens

Over the course of my life I have come across a number of closet cases, each with their own range of reasons for hiding their true self; every excuse becoming more and more absurd with every step toward equality. Come on people, it's 2015!

Gay, Straight, or Lesbian - Is It Really A Choice?

LGBT News | Posted 06.05.2016 | Queer Voices
LGBT News

It is in the literary world, and an important one. There is an ongoing dilemma in the writing world--Should writers write what they feel passionate about or write for the masses? Since first considering crossing genres from contemporary romance into LGBT romance, I learned that this question is driven by much more than sales.

Welcome to the Party: Gay Men Have Been Appreciating 'Dad Bods' for Years

Brent Almond | Posted 05.15.2016 | Queer Voices
Brent Almond

Dad Bods aren't a new trend, at least not with the always-ahead-of-the-curve Gays. Gay men have been celebrating their stout brethren for decades, declaring definitively that Fat + Hairy ≠ Undateable. They're called Bears, and I want to officially welcome you to the party!

13 Ways to Create Safe & Supportive Schools for LGBATQQI People

Warren J. Blumenfeld | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Warren J. Blumenfeld

Throughout the world, on university and grade school campuses, in communities and homes, and in the media, issues of sexual identity and gender identity and expression are increasingly "coming out of the closet."

Did You Ever Think You Might Be a Lesbian? (VIDEO)

Emma Tattenbaum-Fine | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine

Reading live from my blog about growing up with two moms, Two-and-a-half-women.tumblr.com....

The State of Black LGBT People and Their Families

Sharon J. Lettman-Hicks | Posted 05.13.2014 | Black Voices
Sharon J. Lettman-Hicks

We know that Black LGBT people can struggle to find acceptance not only in mainstream America, but also within their own LGBT and African American communities. Now we have the figures to back up what we witness firsthand daily.

Can You Be 'Heterosexually Gay'? | SPEAK UP WITH JIMMY (VIDEO)

Jimmy Nguyen | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jimmy Nguyen

Can you be "heterosexually gay"? Actors Christian Campbell (who shot to gay icon status with his starring role in the 1999 film Trick) and his wife A...

Are 'Heteroflexible' and 'Homoflexible' Shades of 'Bisexual'?

Joe Kort, Ph.D. | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Joe Kort, Ph.D.

Labels work great when you're writing a book, giving a presentation or explaining to others who you are. But the truth is that these labels are limiting and only box people in, restricting what they are and can become.

Are You A 'Recovering Heterosexual'?

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

By Rick Clemons for YourTango.com Coming out is a monumental event in most people's lives, whether you're actually the person 'coming out' or a me...

To All the Groovy, Enlightened, Soul-full Heteros

Jessica Joseph | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jessica Joseph

I write this in celebration of all the groovy, enlightened, "soul-full" heterosexuals out there who have found the real thing against all odds and can actually let go and "ugly-face cry" in front of their partner -- yeah, snot and all.

Happy Heterosexual Awareness Month!

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Hopefully you have been celebrating, because it's already 10 days into Heterosexual Appreciation Month! June marks lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans...

Surprising Research On Genetic Basis Of Female Homosexuality

Posted 06.15.2012 | Science

By: Natalie Wolchover Published: 06/14/2012 12:02 PM EDT on Lifes Little Mysteries Straight women are much more likely to get themselves knocked...

Hearing These Songs Can Turn You Gay

Mark C. Miller | Posted 06.07.2012 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

Heterosexual males moments after hearing "I Will Survive" Photo: Paper Boat Creative Courtesy of: Paper Boat Creative San Francisco, CA -- Psycholo...

Identifying Disconcerting Gaps in LGBT Research and Health Care

Loren A. Olson, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Loren A. Olson, M.D.

Much of the research that has been done on the LGBT community has been done on young lesbians and gay men, ignoring the hidden mature community.

Thumbs up for "Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys"

Irene Monroe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Irene Monroe

The long-awaited reality series "Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys," highlighting the unconventional relationship between heterosexual women and gay m...

An Open Letter to the Gay Youth of America

Natalie Bencivenga | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Natalie Bencivenga

High school is not a real representation of the world outside. Those who are ostracized for being unique or different (for whatever reason) are often the people that go on to have interesting and fulfilling lives.

Richard Cohen: Gay-To-Straight 'Therapist' Spars With Rachel Maddow (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Adam J. Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Richard Cohen claims he has helped thousands of people come out of ... homosexuality. His work has drawn the ire of the LGBT community, and has als...

Gender Stupid (Psychically) and That is Fine with Me

Margaret Ruth | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Margaret Ruth

Cultural overlays about gender and hetero and homo couplings do some funky stuff to people and block their ability to have perfectly healthy, joyful and whole partnerships.

Same-Sex Marriage Opponents Jealous that Gay Weddings will be Better than Theirs

Francesca Biller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Francesca Biller

No more aging D.J.'s to get all the grandparents from Miami and New York and The Los Angeles Valley to dance to the Village People's "YMCA," because the Village People will finally be allowed to get married, and in high style at that.