Jump to navigation. Coming out on an exchange semester is actually something most of us who go on Erasmus experience - probably not in the same way. This was how my ex-boyfriend was trying to comfort me when I first freaked out a month before I left to Madrid for my Erasmus.
Bisexual erasure or bisexual invisibility is the tendency to ignore, remove, falsify, or reexplain evidence of bisexuality in historyacademiathe news mediaand other primary sources. Bisexual erasure may include the assertion that all bisexual individuals are in a phase and will soon choose a side, either heterosexual or homosexual. One reason for this is the belief that bisexual individuals are distinctively indecisive.
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Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under Creative Commons licence. Gay and bisexual men are four times more likely to attempt suicide in their lifetime than heterosexual men. Researchers now estimate that suicide kills more gay and bisexual men than AIDS. Despite this well-documented inequity, there are no targeted suicide prevention programs in Canada.
As part of the new edition of Bi Any Other Namethe classic anthology of bisexual writings that Loraine Hutchins and Lani Ka'ahumanu edited almost 25 years ago, there's a new introduction that looks at where we were around bisexuality when the book was first published in and where we stand today. For me, their editor, one of the more surprising statistics they cite is the fact that no national LGBT organization has an openly bisexual board member. Yes, there was a bisexual woman they knew of on a national board, but she chose not to come out as such.
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Bisexual people make up 52 percent of the lesbian, gay, and bisexual LGB community, but in recent years, the words to describe the identity of someone who is attracted to more than one gender have become increasingly complex. As the conversation around gender identity has expanded, so, too, has the language to describe both gender and sexuality as well as the complex interaction of these varying, often fluid identities. This includes new words that describe sexual attraction to more than one gender, including pansexualomnisexualand polysexual.
Glad we got that covered. Especially when people turn that false information into judgment against you. This definition shows that bisexuality has nothing to do with those judgments. The most important thing is that your sexuality is your own.
It's Bi Visibility Day, a time for bisexual people to celebrate who they are as well discuss areas in which things could improve. One area that desperately needs change is bisexual people's mental health. Sadly, those findings aren't a one off, The Bisexuality Report also found that of all the larger sexual identity groups, bisexual people have the worst mental health problems, including high rates of depression, anxiety, self-harm and suicidality.