This is another page that we are fully aware isn't about a fetish, Homosexuality is who a person is, it's how they are, it's not wrong, different, a fetish, or a choice, it is just the way a person is. Heterosexuality isn't a fetish, it isn't wrong, so neither is Homosexuality, and neither is a person who is Bisexual, or Pansexual, we at Altopedia really think there needs to be more accepting people in this world.
Homosexuality comes from the Ancient Greek word ὁμός, meaning "same", and Latin sexus, meaning "sex".
It is a romantic attraction, sexual attraction or sexual behavior between members of the same sex or gender. As an orientation, Homosexuality refers to "an enduring pattern of or disposition to experience sexual, affectionate, or romantic attractions" primarily or exclusively to people of the same sex. "It also refers to an individual's sense of personal and social identity based on those attractions, behaviors expressing them, and membership in a community of others who share them.
The most used terms for homosexual people are either "lesbian" for females and "gay" for males, but the word gay is also used to reference to females as well.
The number of people who identify as gay or lesbian and the proportion of people who have same-sex sexual experiences are difficult for researchers to estimate reliably for a variety of reasons, including many gay people not openly identifying as such due to homophobic discrimination. It really is a sad situation when people don't feel like they can be "themselves"
Many gay and lesbian people are in committed same-sex relationships, though only recently have census forms and political conditions facilitated their visibility and enumeration, although it does seem strange that there should be any distinction or questioning of these facts.
Homosexual relationships are equivalent to heterosexual relationships in essential psychological respects. Homosexual relationships and acts have been admired, as well as condemned, throughout recorded history, depending on the form they took and the culture in which they occurred.
Since the end of the 19th century, there has been a global movement towards increased visibility, recognition, and legal rights for Homosexual people, including the rights to marriage and civil unions, adoption and parenting, employment, military service, equal access to health care, and the introduction of anti-bullying legislation to protect gay minors.
Here at Altopedia, we really think it's about time to!!!!
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