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 Gay Pride, Individualism, and Change

Gay Pride, Individualism, and Change

What we’re constantly learning from the activism of the LGBTQ communities and researchers that are following their lead, is that there is no neat, binary system of gender identities. The more language we come up with to express the individualism of gender identity, for instance, the more individualism we espouse. 

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How to accept parents that don’t accept you

How to accept parents that don’t accept you

The LGBT community has made unprecedented strides in gaining rights over the past many years, and acceptance has increased along with it. The vast majority of young people today believe in the equal dignity of gay people. Yet this belies the fact that there are still many whose parents don’t accept their sexuality. And being rejected by your family because of who you are can be an incredibly painful experience. So what is there to do if you are in this situation?

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