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Heterosexuality

Trying to understand the invisibility of bisexuality in cinema

Newstalk 106-108 fm - ‎1 hour ago‎
However, for males to do the same thing, they are automatically locked off from heterosexuality and labelled as gay and/or closeted.

funding should extend to all bullying

The Australian (subscription) - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
By contrast, the second Australian Study of Health and Relationships (2013) found that 3.3 per cent of men and 3.6 per cent of women aged 16-59 said they were not exclusively heterosexual. Other statistics cited by the program are similarly skewed. It ...

School activism doesn't add up

The Australian (subscription) - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
Heterosexuality is not taught as a positive part of the program. But students learn that reducing “heteronormativity” produces good outcomes.

Why A Man Who Enjoys A Woman's Finger Up His Butt Is NOT Gay

YourTango - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
I'm certain she's aware of how narrow our collective cultural definition of male heterosexuality tends to be, and how, in regards to black male heterosexuality, the definition is even more narrow. Revealing that Kanye enjoys that act in such a "gotcha ...

The B Word

The All State - ‎1 hour ago‎
This assumption that bisexual people have to pick a side—homosexuality or heterosexuality—has even perpetuated into real life, with Larry King asserting in a 2014 interview with “True Blood” star Anna Paquin that now that Paquin is married to a man ...

How I became a feminist victim

Spiked - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
feminism teaches women to see the world through rape coloured lenses. Who would have guessed that this might make women fear men. It's almost as though feminism didn't like heterosexuality or men. Nice to the point article, which actually gives an ...

Exposing the Big Lie: Orthodox Jews Must Denounce Gay 'Conversion Therapy'

Haaretz - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
An easy outcome study for conversion therapy would be to evaluate if, following the so-called treatment, a person can live a heterosexual life. That information now exists. Outcome data of close to 2,000 individuals who had undergone conversion therapy ...

I, Anonymous

The Portland Mercury - ‎22 hours ago‎
Heterosexuality and homosexuality? Who the fuck doesn't get these battles that humans have struggled with since we crawled our way out of the primordial muck?
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FROM HARROP: It's one holiday we love to hate

The Sun Herald - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
This may be an effort to feel part of a mainstream in which heterosexuality remains the norm. In any case, the gay community freshens up the tradition.
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Television review: Reflections on 'Grease: Live!'

The Stanford Daily - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
It's fun and upbeat, and I appreciate its supporting characters - whose depth I'm always surprised by - but it's also overwhelmingly white, rigidly compulsory in its heterosexuality, uncomfortable in its toxic masculinity and unhealthy in its ...

“New Girl” Joins The Exciting Trend of Meaningful Sexual Fluidity On TV

Autostraddle - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
So many TV characters are assumed to be straight simply because heterosexuality is the default sexuality in the real world.

Opinion: Our love-hate relationship with Valentine's Day

Pocono Record - ‎22 hours ago‎
This may be an effort to feel part of a mainstream in which heterosexuality remains the norm. In any case, the gay community freshens up the tradition.
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Friends, Romans, countrymen: 'Hail, Caesar' is missable

Tufts Daily - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
All the films you see in production throughout “Hail, Caesar” (and there are a lot of them) are either light on substance or otherwise implicitly promoting normative American values, such as heterosexuality and the Judeo-Christian tradition. But their ...

Police on Babysitting Duty: Ordered to Monitor Man's Sex Life

Impact Magazine - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
The order may highlight, therefore, that within the legal system, cases of rape and sexual assault are viewed through a lens where heterosexuality is assumed to be the norm and women are assumed to be the victim. Irrespective of the reference to gender ...
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Conversion Therapy Could Soon Be Banned In New York

RTT News - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Conversion therapy, a process attempting to convert homosexuals in heterosexuality, may soon be banned in the state of New York.
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Kam on Film: 'Deadpool,' 'The Club (El Club),' and What's New In Theaters

Aquarian Weekly - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
And there's an unrepentant soul who says, “I see the light of the Lord in homosexuality,” arguing that man-boy love brings one closer to God than heterosexuality. Rules are made to be broken, and the plot thickens when a housemate sneaks into town ...

What sexuality do you identify with?

Stony Brook Statesman - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Heterosexuality is sexual attraction between people of the opposite sex. A person who is gay or lesbian is sexually attracted to people of the same sex.
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How will 'Molly' help us remember Australian culture?

The Conversation AU - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
At the height of Countdown's popularity it was still highly unusual to see depictions of anything other than heterosexuality on television - especially in the early evening time slot Countdown occupied. Meldrum's bisexuality was, for a long time, known ...

In challenging homophobia, gay men have become our own oppressors

The Guardian - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
As the gay movement developed, fighting back against this stereotype became a goal for many. While demanding new legal and social rights, many gays started presenting a more “straight” image of our community - one closer to the norms of heterosexuality.
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Guys, would it kill you to dress for Valentine's?

HeraldNet - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
That brings up an intriguing aspect of the modern Valentine's Day - that is, how many gay and lesbian couples faithfully observe the celebration and with great style.
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