homosexuality homosexuality  /ˌhoʊ moʊ ˌsɛk ʃə ˈwæ lə ti/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a sexual attraction to (or sexual relations with) persons of the same sex

Usage(s):

  1. Studies of family trees and DNA make the case that male homosexuality is in the genes.
  2. The schism long forecast for the Anglican Communion over the church's liberal stand on homosexuality may be getting closer.
  3. In a country that rarely acknowledges homosexuality, let alone celebrates it, Hong Kong's first gay-pride parade was downright revolutionary.

News

  1. NFL Players Association starts selling LGBT pride T-shirts

    Homosexuality in professional sports has been a hot topic this year, ever since former 49ers offensive tackle Kwame Harris was outed in January via legal proceedings and the reaction from current 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver, just before the Super Bowl: “I don’t do the gay guys, man.” Since then, a handful of other pro athletes have come out, including NBA veteran Jason Collins and Robbie ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

  2. Russia votes 436-0 to ban information on homosexuality from kids

    MOSCOW – Despite opposition from human rights activists, Russia’s lower house of parliament Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a bill that would ban providing children with information on homosexuality.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. World views of homosexuality shifting, survey says

    There is broad acceptance of homosexuality in North America, the Pew survey finds.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Detroit Free Press

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Quotes

  1. "I hate gay people," Hardaway said. "I am homophobic. I don't like [homosexuality]. It shouldn't be in the world or in the United States."
    on Feb 16, 2007 By: Tim Hardaway Source: Chicago Sun-Times

  2. Also in the wide-ranging AP questionnaire in 1992, Huckabee said, "I feel homosexuality is an aberrant, unnatural, and sinful lifestyle, and we now know it can pose a dangerous public health risk."
    on Dec 8, 2007 By: Mike Huckabee Source: Washington Post

  3. Martin said: "Today I have accepted my homosexuality as a gift that gives me life."
    on Mar 29, 2010 By: Ricky Martin Source: Sify

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