Outline of LGBT topics

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The following outline is presented as an overview and topical guide to LGBT topics.


Transgender peoples sexuality
Attraction to intersex people
Attraction to transgender people











Anti-LGBT topics[edit]

  • AIDS stigma, prejudice against HIV+ and AIDS
  • Anti-LGBT rhetoric, themes, catchphrases, and slogans which have been used to condemn homosexuality or to demean homosexuals
    • Homophobic propaganda, propaganda based on negative and homophobia towards homosexual and sometimes other non-heterosexual people
  • Heterosexism, attitudes, bias, and discrimination in favor of heterosexuality or heterosexual people
    • Homophobia, antipathy toward homosexual people and (literally) fear of or aversion to them
    • Lesbophobia, antipathy toward lesbians
    • Biphobia, antipathy toward bisexual people
  • Transphobia, antipathy toward transgender people
    • Cissexism, bias in favor of people who identify with the gender assigned to them at birth
    • Transmisogyny, antipathy toward trans women
  • Non-binary discrimination, discrimination towards gender variant persons
  • Ego-dystonic sexual orientation, mental disorder of having a sexual orientation or an attraction that is at odds with one's idealized self-image
  • Heteronormativity, lifestyle norms that holds that people fall into distinct and complementary genders with natural roles in life
  • Genderism, belief that gender is or should be a binary and that the aspects of one's gender are inherently linked to sex at birth
  • Anti-homosexual attitudes, societal attitudes against homosexuality
  • Ex-gay movement, people who once identified as homosexual or bisexual, but who no longer assert that identity
  • Violence against LGBT people, violence motivated by sexuality or gender identity
    • Gay bashing, verbal or physical abuse against a person who is perceived by the aggressor to be gay, lesbian, or bisexual
    • Trans bashing, the act of victimizing a person physically, sexually, or verbally because they are transgender or transsexual

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