Theory, research, and clinical applications. The examples and perspective in this article deal primarily with Western culture and do not represent a worldwide view of the subject. The strongest predictor of positive attitudes toward homosexuals was that the interviewee knew a gay man or lesbian. Resentful unmarried women became jealous. The neutrality of this article is disputed.
These words are neutral; they are not infused with hate or disgust.
Racism in the LGBT community
In some cases, homosexuals are prosecuted under vaguely worded "public decency" or morality laws. Some lesbians wear swastikas both during and outside their sex lives in attempts to transform the symbol or ignore the impact it has on the Jewish community. A Sourcebook Routledge,p. The results showed that applicants without the gay signal had an Responding to Knipp's declaration that the Liquor character "was created in celebration of, not to downgrade, black women",  Jasmyne Cannick said in her blog:
Since the Middle Agessodomites were blamed for "bringing down the wrath of God " upon the land, and their pleasures blamed for the periodic epidemics of disease which decimated the population. Members have expressed their experiences with "blatant racism" from the white LGBT community, particularly in West Hollywood. Gay Australian Aboriginal men have reported a lack of inclusion and representation in the white-dominated LGBT community. In addition there is an abundance of evidence to sustain the conclusion that indulgence in acts of sex perversion weakens the moral fiber of an individual to a degree that he is not suitable for a position of responsibility. While the term fell into disuse for many years, it has recently been reclaimed as an expression of pride. Contemporary researchers have measured attitudes held by heterosexuals toward gay men and lesbians in a number of different ways.