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Asexuality 101: Isn’t that for plants? article icon

Society, Politics & Law 

Asexuality 101: Isn’t that for plants?

I like to nip that one in the bud as soon as possible. Yes, Asexuality can refer to a form of plant procreation, no, we do not bud, yes, we have heard this joke a billion times, and yes, we are kinda bored of it at this point.

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Supporting young trans people’s rights to health and happiness article icon

Education & Development 

Supporting young trans people’s rights to health and happiness

Transgender and non-binary children and young people are more visible than ever – but their voices are not often heard.

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Reading Between the Lines: uncovering racism and homophobia in British history article icon

History & The Arts 

Reading Between the Lines: uncovering racism and homophobia in British history

Historically, there was a tendency to ascribe lesbianism to BAME women and ‘other’ nations. Anita Pilgrim draws on some examples in this article...

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What LGBTQ+ Relationships Can Teach Us About Love article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology 

What LGBTQ+ Relationships Can Teach Us About Love

Listen up straight couples. Here’s why LGBTQ+ relationships tend to be happier according to science.

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Lesbianism and the criminal law of England and Wales

There has never been a specific criminal offence of lesbianism – but does that really mean that women have never been prosecuted for same-sex relationships? This article separates myth from reality.

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Stay together: Can LBGTQ+ and older couples show the way to a lasting love? article icon

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Stay together: Can LBGTQ+ and older couples show the way to a lasting love?

Who knows what makes for happy relationships? Increasingly, it looks like same-sex couples might have the secret...

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Lesbian, gay and bisexual teenagers at much greater risk of depression article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology 

Lesbian, gay and bisexual teenagers at much greater risk of depression

Adolescence can be tough for young people, but it can be especially hard for teenagers who aren’t straight. Dr Mathijs Lucassen explains. 

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LGBTQ youth and homelessness: We can all make a difference article icon

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LGBTQ youth and homelessness: We can all make a difference

While so much progress has been made regarding the rights of the LGBTQ community, it might come as a surprise that young people in this community are at considerable risk of becoming homeless. Dr Mathijs Lucassen explores this issue and how we can overcome it.

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Education & Development 

Cognition and gender development

This course taster is taken from the Open University’s ‘Child Development’ course (ED209). It is an extract from one of the four course text books (Banerjee, R. (2005) ‘Gender identity and the development of gender roles’, in Ding, S. and Littleton, K. S. (eds) Children’s Personal and Social Development, Oxford, Blackwell.) © Open University 2005

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Five things to know about being disabled and LGBTQ article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology 

Five things to know about being disabled and LGBTQ

Disabled people are often wrongly assumed not to have sexuality or interest in sex! Here, Jamie Hale reels off 5 things you need to know about being disabled and LGBTQ...

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What do you really know about HIV and AIDS? activity icon

Health, Sports & Psychology 

What do you really know about HIV and AIDS?

You've probably heard a lot about HIV and AIDS in the news - but can you separate the myth from the reality? Take our quiz to find out...

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Will a pill be enough to end the HIV epidemic? article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology 

Will a pill be enough to end the HIV epidemic?

PrEP has been hailed the scientific breakthrough to end the HIV epidemic but is this really true in a world filled with social inequalities? Dr Peter Keogh explores...

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