Tag: homosexuality

Twitter Wants Marvel To Give Captain America A Boyfriend

Marvel fans wants Captain America to have a boyfriend in the next movie, starting a hashtag to support the movement that went viral on Tuesday.

Viral May 25, 2016

Scientist Documents Female Gorillas Having Homosexual Acts

A scientist documented homosexual acts between female gorillas. The study may help better understand such behaviors in humans because the two species are closely related.

Animals May 17, 2016

Dating Sites May Help Spread HIV: Study

Dating and hook-up sites may help spread Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection. Educating people on the risks of sexual partnerships through online sites is important.

Life February 28, 2016

Same-Sex Intimacy More Common In Women: CDC Report

More men and women claim they are bisexuals, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report says. However, women were found to be three times more likely to claim same-sex intimacy than men.

Society January 9, 2016

90-Year-Old Tennessee Man Reflects On Long Struggle With Sexuality

In 2000, Hector Black made headlines when he forgave the man who brutally murdered and raped his daughter Patricia. Now, he reveals in an interview his story of coming out as a gay man 20 years ago at age 70.

Society December 29, 2015

People Are Born Gay Or Straight: Study Refutes Continuum Theory Of Sexual Orientation

A new study refutes the continuum theory of sexual orientation, which hypothesizes that people move along a path from homosexuality to heterosexuality. It turns out that gays and lesbians are part of an assemblage that is not part of the sexuality spectrum.

Life November 22, 2015

Electric Shock Therapy Still Used As Gay 'Cure' In China

Love wins but not always. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) activists proved that reparative therapy in China is still in business. Shock therapy remains as the go-to cure for same-sex attraction.

Society October 14, 2015

100,000 Christians Flock To 'Sin-Free' Facebook Alternative That Bans Any Reference To Homosexuality

Brazilian Evangelical Christians created the ultimate Christian-friendly Facebook version where everything 'sinful' including homosexuality is banned. The site, which has an Amen button instead of a like button, has to date 100,000 registered members.

Internet Culture July 7, 2015

You Can Now Send Beautifully Designed 'Lesbian Emojis'

An ad agency executive created a free app that allows people to express their lifestyles using lesbian emojis. Designer Kimberly Linn has created about 50 emojis in total and continues to work on more.

Internet Culture January 9, 2015

Arizona Pastor: Kill Gays for AIDS-free World by Christmas. Really, now? [Video]

Just in time for World AIDS Day, Steven Anderson delivered a sermon aimed at eradicating the disease in time for Christmas. His intentions were good but his methods? Not so much.

Life December 6, 2014

Gay teen's eye donation rejected because of antiquated FDA policy

An organ donation from a gay teen was rejected due to a 30-year-old FDA policy many are calling outdated.

Life August 17, 2014

Pope Francis: 'No room for illicit drugs, other forms of addiction'

Even with his liberal views on sensitive issues, Pope Francis has strong stand against use of illicit drugs. He also described drug addition as an evil with no room for compromise.

Life June 22, 2014

Calling practice 'nutty,' NY Assembly looking to ban gay 'cure' for minors

New York is hoping to join New Jersey and California in the banning of therapy to ‘cure’ homosexuality. The practice has been condemned for years by most in the medical community.

Life June 11, 2014

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