Make your own free website on Tripod.com
RiderFLAG
Myths/Stereotypes
Home
RiderNews
What We have done?
Guestbook!
Message Board
Information
Resources
Links
Myths/Stereotypes
Coming Out
Common Q&A
Ideas
Officers
Out
*~*~*~ MYTHS ~*~*~*

Myth: Homosexuals look different than other people.
Fact: Only 10% of all homosexuals could be viewed as "visible homosexuals." Most gays look and act publicly like everyone else.
 
Myth: Homosexual males are effeminate and weak; lesbian females are masculine and physically strong.
Fact: Sexual preference has nothing to do with body type. In addition, no relationship has been demonstrated betweed occupational choice and sexual preference.
 
Myth: Homosexuals sexually molest children.
Fact: More heterosexuals than homosexuals sexually molest children.
 
Myth: Homosexuals choose a gay or lesbian life style.
Fact: Homosexuals do not choose a lifestyle which subjects them to rejection, ridicule, and persecution.  Many researches believe that a person's sexuality is a result of a person's orientation and not a matter of choice.

Love knows no gender!