Quantcast

Latest Homosexuality Stories

2010-10-04 14:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, WASHINGTON and NEW YORK, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the 2010 Out & Equal Workplace Survey, nearly eight of ten - or 78% - of heterosexual adults agree that how an employee performs at his or her job should be the standard for judging an employee, not their sexual orientation. Also, three out of five - or 62% - of heterosexual adults agree that regardless of their sexual orientation, all employees are entitled to equal benefits on the job, such as health insurance...

2010-09-13 12:35:49

New research on the children of LGBTQ people (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) has unequivocally revealed that they are not only psychologically healthy, but often appear to exhibit better social and academic adjustment and a significantly lower incidence of social problems than their peers. A new article published in the journal Family Process critically examines this research, and how it impacts LGBTQ families. According to Family Therapist and Social Work professor, Arlene...

2010-09-09 22:31:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council President and Marine veteran Tony Perkins released the following statement in response to today's decision by a California federal judge overturning the law on open homosexuality in the military, most commonly referred to as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell": (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO ) "It is hard to believe that a District Court...

2010-08-31 20:45:27

By mining data from the 2000 Census, sociologist Michael Rosenfeld figured out the rates at which kids raised by gay and straight couples repeated a grade during elementary or middle school. He found that children of same-sex parents have essentially the same educational achievement as their peers growing up in heterosexual households. In nearly every discussion, debate or lawsuit about gay marriage, the talk at some point turns to family values. Do gay couples make for good parents? Will...

2010-08-16 15:30:38

Internet is especially important for bringing together same-sex couples, and may soon replace friends as the prime way all Americans meet their romantic partners Adults who have Internet access at home are much more likely to be in romantic relationships than adults without Internet access, according to research to be presented at the 105th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. "Although prior research on the social impacts of Internet use has been rather ambiguous about...

2010-08-05 15:37:32

Calls attention to next week's San Diego convention, featuring programming on marriage and mental health The American Psychological Association hailed Wednesday's ruling overturning Proposition 8, in which voters had taken away the right of same-sex couples to marry in California. "The U.S. District Court ruling today affirming the right of same-sex couples to marry in California is a victory for both science and basic human dignity," said APA President Carol D. Goodheart, EdD. "The American...

2010-07-28 18:39:23

Narcissistic heterosexual men target their hostility primarily at heterosexual women, the objects of their desires; lesbians are seen favorably Heterosexual women bear the brunt of narcissistic heterosexual men's hostility, while heterosexual men, gay men and lesbian women provoke a softer reaction, according to psychologist Dr. Scott Keiller from Kent State University at Tuscarawas in the US. This is likely to be due to women's unparalleled potential for gratifying, or frustrating, men's...

2010-07-13 09:04:00

NEW YORK and WASHINGTON, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- As media trends accelerate towards citizen-journalism and blogger-created news content, a new national survey again validates that gay and lesbian adults online today are among the nation's most loyal and heaviest blog readers and social network users. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100518/NY06801LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100518/NY06801LOGO ) According to a recent national survey conducted online by...

2010-06-21 21:50:00

WASHINGTON, June 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement in response to the Obama Administration's plans to force private employers to extend benefits to homosexual couples under the 1993 Family and Medical Leave Act: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO ) "The Obama Administration continues to defy federal law and exceed the limits of its constitutional authority by extending benefits to...

2010-06-16 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting this Sunday, June 20th at 8:00 pm ET/PT, Ovation, the only U.S. television network dedicated to art and contemporary culture, celebrates Gay Pride Month with a brand new entertainment event, "Art Out Loud," with the U.S. premiere of the trailblazing U.K. television series, Queer As Folk. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100616/LA21652) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100616/LA21652) "Art Out Loud," which takes a look...


Word of the Day
malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'