July 28th, 2010

Gar Marriage???

Homophobia entrenched in society, water still wet, Pope still Catholic

I'm gonna get a bit preachy & longwinded here, so be forewarned.

I doubt that anyone reading this doubts there's a deep-seated thread of homophobic behavior running through Western society. Just in case you might have forgotten, a few links.

This post isn't about 'is this the case?' but about trying to express some of what is so damaging about this, to many people. I'll be touching on a matter that doesn't get addressed often as a more subtle- and to my view, more damaging- form of homophobia. This one expresses itself most often as Collapse )