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I Wtk Why Is It Okay to Discriminate Against Gays and Lesbians

Open discussion on America's last legal discrimination 111 People

    Nobody Has The Right To Say Who They Can And Cannot Be With.

    Even these two male penguins are being pulled apart from each other :'(Love is love. Just let it be!http://news.ninemsn.com.au/world/8371481/gay-penguins-to-be-torn-apart
    AmethystWings AmethystWings 26-30, F Nov 7, 2011

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    New Experience About Gay High Schools

    Fellow EP member Marji started an experience about gay high schools and are they good or bad. I've posted my views and would like the rest of you to post their views on this controversial subject as well. I am for them.  Being gay and knowing what homophobia is on a...
    Roaring20s Roaring20s 41-45, M 6 Responses Nov 19, 2008

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    Society

    We are, so we claim, supposedly intelligent animals. And I guess we are. As a Buddhist, I believe that all beings are equal, and in one life we may be an ant, but in the next we are a human being, or an elephant. The thing is, our level of intelligence all depends on what...
    Freeingtibet Freeingtibet 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 23, 2013

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    Another Case of "Separate But Equal"

    http://www.cnn.com/2008/LIVING/11/19/eharmony.same.sex.matches/index.html So, finally eHarmony gets on board with same sex relationships.  After a discrimination suit was filed in New Jersey it was settled with the Attorney General. eHarmony will set up a SEPARATE website...
    Roaring20s Roaring20s 41-45, M 8 Responses Nov 19, 2008

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    I Really Want to Know!!!

    Why is it okay for the United States of America to still discriminate against it's gay and lesbian citizens??? I'm really ticked off about the whole Prop 8 thing as well as the ban on adoptions in Arkansas.  Why are we forced to pay taxes but then not protected under the...
    Roaring20s Roaring20s 41-45, M 22 Responses Nov 16, 2008

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    Same Love By Macklemore

    When I was in the third grade I thought that I was gay 'Cause I could draw, my uncle was, and I kept my room straight I told my mom tears rushing down my face She's like "Ben you've loved girls since before pre-k tripping, " Yeah, I guess she had a point, didn't she? Bunch of...
    Freeingtibet Freeingtibet 46-50, F Apr 26, 2013

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    12/10/08---A Day Without Gays

    http://www.cnn.com/2008/POLITICS/12/09/craig.gay.marriage/index.html I am calling in Gay tomorrow to support my community in A Day Without Gays.  I encourage every gay and lesbian person as well as all those sympathetic to us to call in Gay tomorrow as well.
    Roaring20s Roaring20s 41-45, M 14 Responses Dec 9, 2008

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    What? It's Not Right To

    discriminated again Gays and Lesbians. They are people too. M1983 is shaking her head at the politicians.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 21, 2011

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    I have a gay brother

    and a lesbian sister. They deserve to be who they as to anyone else.
    smittenpoise smittenpoise 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2013

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    There is no war on Christmas traditions. The Christians are just unhappy that people celebrate the holiday for reasons that have nothing to do with their beliefs. What do they...
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    I am not against bad people who hurt others being punished. People can be very evil and a threat to society. Do I think they deserve to die ? That isn't for me to decide. I would...
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    I've been against for many years of my life since I was 8-years-old. All because of a horrific event I went through at that age, in the 2nd grade in Primary School, and it's lived...
    SamHarris SamHarris 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 5

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    If my son turns out to be gay, all I will do is hug him and say its okay. I would never say, "I'm not proud of you because you're gay," its like saying, "I'm not proud of you...
    1993george 1993george 18-21, M 4 Responses Dec 12

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    Its really hard when you've lived with a parent who is so against people who are gay and you are completely for it. You don't want to cause problems so you don't disagree with them...
    Lai96 Lai96 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    I really don't like how they portray gay people in the media as these really flamboyant and fashion savvy men with heavy lisps and these butch lesbians with short hair, deep voices...
    SylverCoyote SylverCoyote 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 29

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    I was speaking to a friend of mine and my sexuality came up, unfortunately this is a regular occurrence. She said "why can't I have a gay best friend? I know you're bi but I want a...
    flamingfangirl flamingfangirl 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 29

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    Why is it that there's always one member of your family that has known your sexuality for yonks? When I came out to my nan, the first other person except my best friend, and she...
    flamingfangirl flamingfangirl 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 12

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    U knu I don't think tht u can actually discriminate based on somethign tht is different 4m the general population. it is a part of their identity and has contributed in making them...
    mynameisismyname mynameisismyname 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 9

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    Tbh I'm more neutral with gays like I don't support then but I'm not for them either. But technically speaking I don't support gays. Now because I don't support gays doesn't mean...
    CarthOnasi CarthOnasi 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 3

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    I think reading manga and watching anime as a teenager did this to me. I LOVE gay dudes! it's messed up that guys can think lesbians are sexy but I can't drool over two hot guys...
    ZenaMarie ZenaMarie 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 24

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    Okay. So firstly this isn't a post about how terrible they are, by no means, They should be able to do what they want, as long as it makes them happy, it's their life. However...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F Nov 27

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    Okay I watched the Jackson five the American dream after michaels passing and I always thought the guy who played in the Jackson five was Michael but turns out I looked up the cast...
    wyliedrapermjlover24 wyliedrapermjlover24 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

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    If I was a girl I would be a lesbian hands down I feel like I only live for women. I love all women and everything about them That's why I support lesbians they are amazing
    JonnyBurrows10 JonnyBurrows10 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 2

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    Not okay but pretending that i am. I don't know how long i could keep this mask on.
    RedSparkle RedSparkle 26-30, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I always smile because I'm lonely. If someone asks me if I'm okay I always say yes and smile. Even to strangers I smile so that they can't see that I will break down and cry in...
    Mahrhindha Mahrhindha 16-17, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    If women were capable of running a civilization they already would be running one somewhere. Mother Nature is harsh, but does not discriminate in any way. Any idea, no matter how...
    Vexxel Vexxel 26-30, M 11 Responses Dec 9

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    I support them so much that I'd really like to be one. I think I ended up in straight relationships because those came so so very easily... because I was looking for validation in...
    wtftodo51 wtftodo51 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 11

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    I am against abortion in most cases. I do believe it is wrong to abort a young life if you got pregnant after a drunken night, yes. I always believe that adoption is best. I...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 16-17, F 4 Responses Nov 22

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    I LOVE FEMS DON'T ANYTHING AGAINST STUDS WHO LIKE STUDS BUT I LOVE FEMS AG FEMS LIPSTICK FEMS LOVE ALL FEMS ??????
    AntLuciano AntLuciano 22-25, F Dec 1

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    Me to im a girl who likes gays.if some one want to date idc
    max56 max56 70+, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    I love the gays and they are welcome in my life lol
    basedteenager basedteenager 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 4

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    I'm ever so slowly creeping out of my closet. I recently finished reading Dear John, I love Jane. After finishing the book all I could think was why didn't I read this before I got...
    TealSurf TealSurf 22-25, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I like guys but i love lesbians.! I love their mindsets. their more open minded than most. I dont think i want to be in a full on committed relationship with one but im yearning...
    BluntShokz21 BluntShokz21 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 29

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    and I don't understand the unfair perception that lesbians don't get along with men.... We've always found plenty of common interests, from books to sports, and music to cooking...
    Harmonium1923 Harmonium1923 41-45, M Nov 30

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    I want to chat with other lesbians that will like me for me
    taylorbaby0117 taylorbaby0117 13-15, F Dec 10

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    I love older lesbians anyone want to talk
    taylorbaby0117 taylorbaby0117 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    If your a lesbian and your just hott asf & would **** you right now. like im not even kidding. Lesbians do it best! ;p I promise youuu.
    BluntShokz21 BluntShokz21 18-21, F Dec 11

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    Not all guys want to hit on lesbians. It would be great to go out and flirt with the straight ladies together though!
    Iamdavidok Iamdavidok 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Why do you guys think it's okay to take someone's life away from them?
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    how could people hate gay people or even put labels on them I prefer to call 'em guys who like other men... but why hate on them everyone is the same,we're all human
    Francisco5 Francisco5 13-15, M Dec 4

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    It's 1 reason why if I decide to be Christian when I'm older, I'm not going to be Catholic because I don't believe in sexism & anti-gay. My opinion is that homophobics are poorly...
    fcnantes fcnantes 13-15, M 3 Responses Dec 5

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    Why, why, why, why.....just because!
    orchids2blu orchids2blu 36-40, F 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Why i feel bleak why moments remind me of a sadness why there is pathos in everything and that sadness doesnt go away ever ....
    anasteel2 anasteel2 41-45, F 10 hrs ago

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