Historically, fostering and adoption of adults could prove a useful way for men to provide legal and financial cover for a partner.
Tag: LGBT History
Coming out was a core value of gay liberation, but trade unions interpreted attempts at self-organisation by minority groups as divisive.
Conservatives exploited homophobia to discredit opposition to Section 28, leaving Labour ambivalent to outright opposition.
In Bolivia, political allegiances and competing priorities have shaped movements for equality for LGBTI Bolivians, and thus, their histories.
Female bisexuality generates both particularly intense anger and fetishization that demand greater historical attention.
Conservative resistance to government funding for AIDS education was racialized and sexualized.
The Divorce Act of 1968 led Canadian judges to create a legal category to describe sex between women.