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The recent breakthrough in New York for allowing the same-sex marriages triggered joyous mood not only to those living in NY for long but ignited hope to many across the world. This is indeed a step forward in understanding the LGBT Rights.

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people are more likely to experience intolerance, discrimination, harassment, and the threat of violence due to their sexual orientation, than those that identify themselves as heterosexual. This is due to homophobia (the fear or hatred of homosexuality). Some of the factors that may reinforce homophobia on a larger scale are moral, religious, and political beliefs of a dominant group. In some countries, homosexuality is illegal and punishable by fines, imprisonment, life imprisonment and even... (more)


 
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