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Unformatted text preview: standing traditions are what in turn put such a large emphasis on the three characteristics of gender roles; sexism, heterosexism, and transgender oppression. This is what makes our society so judgmental the second that a person does not meet these social norms and “expectations”. My question that I gathered from this reading is, what do you think is the biggest reason that people do not except individuals that identify with the LGBT community, whether it be religious reason, social reasons, etc., and what do you think will make the biggest impact on changes these thoughts. I have thought a lot about this because it is extremely hard for me to grasp this issue and understand why people feel such hate before even knowing someone. I am not naive to the fact that a lot of society make judgments based off of social norms, I just personally have a hard time when it comes to equality with these issues....
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This note was uploaded on 11/30/2011 for the course EDCS 301 taught by Professor Michaelhess during the Fall '11 term at Ohio University- Athens.
- Fall '11