Beyond Diversity Day: A Q&A on Gay and Lesbian Issues in by Arthur Lipkin Ed.D

By Arthur Lipkin Ed.D

Past range Day is a instruction manual for lecturers, counselors, directors, coverage makers, mom and dad, and scholars who are looking to comprehend and confirm sexuality transformations; advertise and defend the health and wellbeing of all scholars; and decrease bigotry, self-hatred, and violence. In question-and-answer layout, Arthur Lipkin bargains recommendation to nurture optimistic relationships between glbt early life, their households, and the universities; welcome glbt households within the college group; aid glbt educators; and include sound and acceptable glbt-related curricula throughout disciplines. Written by way of a veteran highschool and college instructor and employees developer, past range Day weaves sound scholarship with shiny real-world examples from study rooms and the media. It bargains a compelling blueprint for operating with varied scholars and for making improvements to faculties.

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2% in I988to nearly 3% [in 19981... [Amy C. Butler of the University of Iowa] suggests.. that positive images of gay people in the media and declining legal and economic barriers “may have made it easier for people to recognize their same-gender sexual interest and to act on it.. ” “More Americans Having Gay Sex, Study Shows,” Reuters Health, March 14, 200 I . Homosexualities 25 Question 15: Isn’t being homosexual generally the same for all homosexual people? It is not a uniform identity. There are many ways to experience and express one’s same-gender attractions.

And the outlet for this distress, which of course cannot be exhibited or shared, except among the most unconventional men, is to distance oneself from suspicion of “unmanliness”by reckless bravado and homophobic invective. The most powerful, and hence most common, insult among young males is faggot, used to police the slightest deviation from the masculine ideal. 7 HOP OPHOBIA SELLS “My words are like a dagger with a jaggea eagei I naE 11 smo you in me headwhether you’re a fag o r lez/Or the homosex.

More than 700 people have since [said] they had received similar treatment. “I was locked up alone in a mental institution for 72 hours with supposedly gay pornography, and given drugs t o make me vomit and become incontinent,” he said. “There was no lavatory and no water supply in the room. They said the next part.. ] Times, June 20, 1999. in many ways and they still do around the world. , race, gender, sexual orientation) is called the social construction of identity. Having a particular skin pigment, for example, has had different identity consequences over the centuries on different continents.

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