How to use Homosexuality in a sentence
While other movies and television shows have featured gay characters, this was the first mainstream movie to deal with all the heartache and emotion surrounding the taboo of homosexuality in the 1960s.
Homosexuality has only recently gained some acceptance in South Korean society.
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And then, of course, there is its outright condemnation of ' practicing ' homosexuality.
Mali raised concerns over the practice of female genital mutilation and Botswana was criticized because it retains the death penalty and prohibits homosexuality.Advertisement
Should sex education in schools say more about homosexuality?
Beside the recurrent exploration of homosexuality, there is strong language, incest and brief onstage nudity.
These concerns in turn have a bearing on the widespread evangelical opposition to his personal views on homosexuality.
Sexual orientation includes homosexuality, heterosexuality and bisexuality and also includes perceived orientation.
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The overwhelming majority of parents opposed the repeal of Section 28 precisely because they feared it would lead to the aggressive promotion of homosexuality.
Homosexuality was completely illegal and almost unmentionable in public.
Worse still in Sudan homosexuality is punishable by the death penalty.
Islamists, like Hitler, decree that the punishment for homosexuality is death.
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Lets concentrate on important matters and not get sidetracked into these sterile arguments about homosexuality.
However, it is not just this sizable minority which needs homosexuality to be adequately covered.
It will take place tomorrow, which is the thirteenth anniversary of the 1993 abolition of Soviet-era laws against male homosexuality.
Among males of all ages, it has been observed that homosexuality appears to be a risk factor for eating disorders.
Society's views of gay celebrities have changed over the ages, or perhaps it is more accurate to say that because of gay celebrities, society's views on homosexuality have changed.Advertisement
In 1992, she cleared up any questions people might have had about her stance on homosexuality when she came out in an interview for The Advocate.
The lawsuit was settled out of court with the only stipulation known that Sapir had to publicly state that Tom Cruise was not gay and the alleged tape "proving" Cruise's homosexuality did not exist.
He has spoken about his support for gun rights and and has also commented that he believes homosexuality should not be condoned.
These early theories centered on the 19th century case of von Zastow, a convicted rapist whose excessive sleepiness attributed to excessive masturbation and repressed homosexuality.
Young boys may be more reluctant to discuss their attack and may harbor feelings of resentment and anxiety over potential homosexuality.Advertisement
Homosexuality is the consistent sexual and emotional attraction, including fantasy, interest, and arousal to a person of the same sex.
References to homosexuality and bisexuality can be found in recorded history and literature dating back thousands of years.
The earliest documentation of homosexuality in Western civilization occurs in ancient Greece, where same-sex relationships were considered normal by society.
Homosexuality in Asian, especially Japanese and Chinese, cultures has been documented since at least 600 B.C.
The religious response to homosexuality varies, though in the three major Western religions (Judaism, Christianity, and Islam) homosexuality and bisexuality are considered sins.Advertisement
In some cultures, especially those influenced by homophobic religions, homosexuality is considered a perversion and has been outlawed; in some jurisdictions homosexual behavior is a crime punishable by death.
This focus led to changes in social acceptance and in the media portrayal of homosexuality and bisexuality.
In 1973, the American Psychiatric Association (APA) removed homosexuality from its list of mental disorders.
The causes of homosexuality and bisexuality are unknown, although there are many controversial theories.
The next stage is "identity assumption," in which the person accepts their homosexuality but usually limits disclosure to others.Advertisement
Homophobia-An irrational hatred, disapproval, or fear of homosexuality and homosexuals.
Klinefelter syndrome does not cause homosexuality.
This in itself does not imply homosexuality or bisexuality.
Others value Catholicism, but view their religious obligations less strictly, making their own choices about issues such as contraception or homosexuality.
One of the first toes dipped in the water of acceptance was on the Ellen DeGeneres comedy show, which in 1997 had Ellen's character realizing her homosexuality in a famous "coming out" episode.Advertisement
There are many other examples throughout the long Indian history of homosexuality accepted in the culture.
Unfortunately, the current era in Indian history is not one of tolerance for homosexuality, especially Indian lesbians.
In the early 2000s, Lily's son Luke struggled with his homosexuality and during a fight with his mother; she fell down the stairs and into a coma.
Other storylines throughout the first season include womanizing, alcoholism, murder, homosexuality and even a transgender change when Alex Meade becomes Alexis.
Major storylines included battles with alcoholism, fake deaths, suicide, homosexuality, mental illness and violent crimes.Advertisement
Interestingly enough, in Mexico, the government loosened restrictions and allowed themes such as racism, homosexuality and urban violence to be featured more prominently in Mexican telenovelas.
Stories about murder, homosexuality, bigamy and abuse reigned supreme during the 2000s, and they were supported by a talented cast of newcomers and stalwarts alike.
The show's riveting plots, which tackle controversial issues from addiction and abortion to homosexuality and transgender relationships, keep fans on their toes.
The writers quickly updated Coronation Street, adding in stories about drug use and homosexuality.
They objected to the homosexuality in the song and claimed that it glamorized promiscuity.Advertisement
On the Internet, there were organized campaigns urging viewers to not vote for Adam Lambert based on his assumed homosexuality.
Social attitudes towards homosexuality and bisexuality have varied over the centuries, from complete rejection, or homophobia, through covert acceptance, to complete normalization, with many degrees in between.
The program centered largely on moral themes, exploring topics such as alcoholism, drug addiction, homelessness, pre-marital sex, teen pregnancy and virginity, but shied away from topics such as abortion and homosexuality.