• (adj): Sexually attracted to members of your own sex.
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Some articles on homosexuals, homosexual:

LGBT History In The United Kingdom - 1950s
... commissioner of Scotland Yard began to weed out homosexuals from the British Government at the same time as McCarthy was conducting a federal homosexual witch hunt in the US ... prisons every year amid a widespread police clampdown on homosexual offences ... pursued a McCarthy-like purge of society homosexuals ...
LGBT History In Germany - 19th Century
1867 – On August 29, 1867, Karl Heinrich Ulrichs became the first self-proclaimed homosexual to speak out publicly for homosexual rights when he pleaded at the Congress of. 175 of the Reich Criminal Code Guatemala and Mexico decriminalize homosexual acts ...
LGBT History In The United Kingdom - 18th Century
1736 Stephen Fox PC a British peer and Member of Parliament had been living in a homosexual relationship with lover Lord Hervey for a period of ten years, from 1726 to 1736 ... intolerance to homosexuality and the human rights of men who were homosexual ... Against One's Self, argued for the liberalisation of laws prohibiting homosexual sex ...
LGBT Rights In Colombia
... transgender (LGBT) rights in Colombia have progressed since consensual homosexual activity was decriminalized in 1980 with amendments to the Criminal Code. 1990s equalized the age of consent in Colombia at 14 for both homosexual and heterosexual sex ... "It is not against Colombian law to be homosexual, but a considerable amount of public ill-will exists, as in most Latin American countries where a machismo attitude is widespread." ...
LGBT In Mexico - Societal Prejudices and Terminologies
... gender and heterosexual identity are not threatened by a homosexual act as long as he plays the inserter's role ... exhibits feminine gender characteristics is considered to be truly homosexual and is, therefore, stigmatized ... The terms used to refer to homosexual Mexican men are generally coded with gendered meaning drawn from the inferior position of women in patriarchal ...

More definitions of "homosexual":

  • (noun): Someone who practices homosexuality; having a sexual attraction to persons of the same sex.
    Synonyms: homo, gay