Gender Identity, Rape, Sexuality

Lesbianism is under attack, though not by the usual suspects

11th July 2017, Author: Lesbian Alliance

Pressuring lesbians into dating people with penises is all too similar to the practice of corrective rape, wherein it is believed lesbian sexuality can be “cured.” by J.J. Barnes From the denial of lesbianism as a legitimate sexuality, to the notion that lesbians are simply women who “can’t get a boyfriend,” to the practice of corrective rape, lesbians have been erased and abused throughout history. The repression of lesbianism continues today, as 44 countries have criminalized lesbianism, and sham marriages within which rape and the threat of death as an alternative are on the rise. Read Full Article in Feminist Current