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Homosexuality and bisexuality

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"LGBT" is an acronym referring to lesbians, gay, bisexual, transgender persons, and transsexuals.

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bullet The U.S. situation:
bullet Map of U.S. state laws banning discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity/expression
 
bulletU.S. laws that once criminalized consensual, same-sex behavior
 
bulletGay liberation and the drive for equal rights
 
bulletShould GLBTs be considered a protected class in law?
 
bulletCalifornia  bills & laws about sexual orientation & gender identity
 
bullet Exclusion of gays and lesbians from the U.S. military (Don't ask, don't tell policy) 

bullet Ending discrimination in hospital visitation


bullet The Canadian situation:
bullet1965 to 1999

bullet2000 to now

 
bullet The rest of the world:
bullet Laws in other countries that oppress or protect LGBT persons
 
bullet International declarations on the rights of sexual minorities

bullet 2011-DEC Memo from President Obama re global LGBT rights strategy

bullet 2011-DEC Speech by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the worldwide human rights of LGBT persons.


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