LGBT

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LGBT is an initialism that collectively refers to the "lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender" community. In use since the 1990s, the term "LGBT" is an adaptation of the initialism "LGB", which itself started replacing the phrase "gay community" beginning in the mid-to-late 1980s, which many within the community in question felt did not accurately represent all those to whom it referred. The initialism has become mainstream as a self-designation and has been adopted by the majority "sexuality and gender identity-based" community centers and media in the United States and some other English-speaking countries. The term LGBT is intended to emphasize a diversity of "sexuality and gender identity-based cultures" and is sometimes used to refer to anyone who is non-heterosexual or cisgender instead of exclusively to people who are homosexual, bisexual, or transgender. To recognize this inclusion, a popular variant adds the letter Q for those who identify as queer and/or are questioning...
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Satish Singh
Satish Singh
Satish Singh started the Discussion
4 hrs ago
What is your opinion on LGBT?
LGBT has been accepted worldwide now a days and people get awareness about the same. Now it has been accepted that this is natural and society should accept it. What is you take on this? more »
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Deepak Saxena
Deepak Saxena commented on the discussion by Anjali Garg
on Oct 06, 2014 , 10:27 am
Anjali Garg - Will the govt support LGBT rights?
After Supreme Court's shocking ruling which says, 'Gay Sex is a crime', the entire LGBT community in India is in mourning. So now my point is, will the government come out in full support of the LGBT community, even though LGBT community constitutes more »
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Phani Kumar
Phani Kumar and 5 more commented on the blog by Jaya Paul
on Oct 02, 2014 , 05:32 pm
Jaya Paul - Respect to India's first transgender news anchor
India seems to be heading in the right direction, if not in all then at least in some avenues. Even though this country might still have a long way to go in its gender battles, this news will actually make that seem not such a futile struggle.Just a few days back I was cheering the fact that India's great gender barriers are falling apart. The supreme court had given of the most liberating ruling in a long time - giving legal recognition to the third genders.┬áThen soon after there was this more »
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Shailendra Dhodi
Shailendra Dhodi uploaded Photos
on Sep 30, 2014 , 06:14 pm
Shailendra Dhodi
Shailendra Dhodi uploaded Photos
on Sep 30, 2014 , 06:11 pm
Sunil Mundra
Sunil Mundra uploaded Photos
on Sep 29, 2014 , 10:47 pm
Phani Kumar
Phani Kumar and 2 more commented on the discussion by Kalpana
on Sep 29, 2014 , 11:51 am
Kalpana - 'My husband is GAY!'
My life is over. I just found out that my husband is gay. He confessed to me yesterday that he's been in a relationship with a man since the past 5 years!I've been married for 15 years! We have 2 kids. And all of a sudden everything is falling more »
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