What is homosexuality?

Homosexuality

Homosexuality is romantic or sexual attraction or behavior between members of the same sex or gender. As an orientation, homosexuality refers to "an enduring pattern of or disposition to experience sexual, affectionate, or romantic attractions" primarily or exclusively to people of the same sex; "it also refers to an individual's sense of personal and social identity based on those attractions, behaviors expressing them, and membership in a community of others who share them."

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Some articles on homosexuality:

Sex In The American Civil War - Homosexuality
... The term "homosexuality" would not be coined until thirty years after the war ended ... However, no army soldiers were disciplined for such activity, although three pairs of Union Navy sailors were punished, all in 1865 ...
LGBT Themes In Mythology - Asian Mythologies - Chinese
... Chinese mythology has been described as "rich in stories about homosexuality" ... folklore of China reflect ancient Chinese perspectives toward homosexuality, rather than modern views ... believed to have originated in the mythical south, thus homosexuality is sometimes still called "Southern wind" ...
LGBT Rights In Northern Cyprus
... Northern Cyprus criminalises male homosexuality with up to three years in prison, according to articles 171 and 173 of its criminal code ... Female homosexuality is exempt ... these have not yet been adopted arrests for homosexuality still occurred in 2011 ...
LGBT Rights In Mongolia - Historic and Current Cultural Aspects of Homosexuality
... Under communist Mongolia, homosexuality was illegal ... Homosexuality was legalized in 2002, keeping Mongolia in place with the liberalization of other former-Soviet satellites ... not much of a public acknowledgment of homosexuality either ...