how do we appreciate everything we have actually with no knowledge of where we came from?

Back a story broke from popular UK magazine Attitude entitled, “Young Queer People Shouldn’t Be Obliged to Care About LGBT History” february.

This article, by Dylan Jones, contends that queer children are now actually “treated in much the way that is same other kids”, they have out and proud queer part models, consequently they are stepping into a more accepting world than the ones that came before them. Consequently, they must be permitted to be “carefree” rather than support the burden that older generations perform some burden of friends and lovers lost to your AIDS crisis, the battle of fighting for equal legal rights, the staggering variety of LGBTQ+ suicides and drug abuse, the pity and punishment suffered because of just what stays a society that is predominantly heteronormative. Continue reading

But is it that important to label yourself before you find out your intimate orientation?

Some months ago a woman that is young to see me personally who’d just turned 18 and had been questioning her intimate orientation for a long time.

She was in fact drawn to girls since she is at senior high school, but she had had intercourse with both kids. She now thought she preferred girls, but just just just how could she be considered a lesbian whenever she had additionally slept with males? Continue reading