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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Junaidhbk
Junaidhbk and 2 more took the poll by Saurav Chatterjee
on Apr 18, 2014 , 03:36 pm
Saurav Chatterjee - Do you have Gay / Lesbian friends in your friend circle ?
Yo !
No !
Might be, it actually doesn't matter, no matter what they will remain ma friends.
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Amirthanathan Appu Arulappan
Amirthanathan Appu Arulappan posted the Blog
on Mar 12, 2014 , 09:23 pm
Constitutionality of Section 377
The Supreme Court still held consensual sex between adults of the same gender an offence; leaving the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community dejected. Setting aside the Delhi High Court verdict of 2009, the apex court bench of Justice G.S. Singhvi and Justice S.J. Mukhopadhayay said there was no constitutional room for change in Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code. Section 377 of the IPC holds that same-gender sexual relationship is against the order of the nature and is an offence. more »
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Keshava_murthy_v
Keshava_murthy_v and 7 more commented on the discussion by Kripa Parekh
on Feb 06, 2014 , 11:06 pm
Kripa Parekh - 'Same-Sex parents better'
A new study shows that kids with same-sex parents are much better off.¬†They are not just faring well in education, emotions and social behaviour but are also much more open minded and accepting as people.Kids with same-sex parents are apparently more »
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