Is Homophobia Considered a Disorder?

Is Homophobia Considered a Disorder?

Years ago, homosexuality was named in the American Psychiatric Association’s manual of disorders, but in an ironic twist, research now argues homophobia should be diagnosed. The Journal of Sexual Medicine suggests that homophobia, not homosexuality, is the psychological disorder. Many have found the results of this new study troubling. The study, which took place at the […]

Same Sex Couples Need Prenuptial Agreements Too

Same Sex Couples Need Prenuptial Agreements Too

  The state of Virginia just banned that state’s ban on same sex marriage in yet another major legal victory for gay marriage.  The court also said that the state must respect same sex marriages that were carried out legally in other states. If this trend continues right up to the Supreme Court, gay partners […]

Obama Endorses Gay Marriage

By Stephanie Kutner On May 10th, Obama became the first sitting president to publicly endorse gay marriage. Vice president Joe Biden was the first of the two to publicly assert his stance on gay equality- without permission- during an interview with NBC’s Meet the Press. This was shortly followed by Education Secretary Arney Duncan. Obama, […]