Gay Community

(redirected from Queer community)
A loosely coherent group of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered individuals and their supporters, organizations and subcultures, united by a philosophy and culture that accepts non-traditional partnerships, lifestyles, and relationships
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The actor, 38, added, 'As a member of the queer community, I understand the importance of living openly, being counted, and happily owning who I am.
The Voice" was nominated as Outstanding Reality Program in 2012 GLAAD Media Awards, which "recognizes and honors media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community and the issues that affect their lives.
Falcis said that the coming debate is a "historic opportunity" to push for equal protection of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community.
People participating in the Guwahati Queer Pride agreed that the queer community in Guwahati is low compared to other metropolitan cities like Calcutta, New Delhi or Mumbai.
BISEXUAL PEOPLE HAVE a long history of being misunderstood within the queer community, despite making up 52 percent of all self-identified LGBT people, according to a landmark 2011 study by The Williams Institute.
You may wonder how it is that a brace of mostly white, mostly male, straight city councillors could work up the nerve to try and tell Toronto's queer community how to conduct its business, but fortunately the 17 political naysayers lost the day.
For some queer Cubans, Havana's queer community and the rise of "modern" approaches to intimacy has felt like an increase in their freedom of sexual expression and ability to be out, but Stout notes that for others, sex work reinforced normative roles and reduced them to forms of patronage and pandering to their clients' desires and fantasies.
The iconic nightclub is the perfect backdrop to an evening celebrating the queer community.
The 28th Annual GLAAD Media Awards honored media for fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community and the issues that affect their lives Friday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.
The book's final sections become elegiac as Siouxsie Q moves across the bay in search of lower rent, mirroring a greater migration of the queer community.
We have established an anti-discrimination work group that has been meeting with members of the queer community and people of color since the beginning of this year.
Asegi Stories: Cherokee Queer and Two-Spirit Memory begins a re-telling of the story of the indigenous queer community in order to further the effort to decolonize the histories and stories of indigenous people, utilizing the cultural perspective of the Cherokee community regarding two-spirit people, known as Asegi udanto.