Notes: Content warnings for brief (but nondescriptive) mentions of sexual assault, mentions of homophobia in the text and a linked article), and just general heterocentrism/heterosexism. 3,103 more words
Tags » Heteronormativity
It’s pretty much expected that gay men like and are interested in anal sex, right? But not all gay men are into anal. The assumption that gay sex is exclusively anal sex affects everything from straight notions that gay sex is “disgusting” to the FDA blood ban on men who’ve had sex with other men. 752 more words
Who benefits from assimilation? The folks who are assimilated? Or those who are assimilating?
I am not sure that any society which has had a long history of racism, misogyny, or homophobia–and now transphobia–is really one to which I should be running to assimilate. 384 more words