Main Ancient Medieval Modern. Editor: Paul Halsall Introduction. It includes hundreds of original texts, discussions, and [soon] images, and addresses LGBT history in all periods, and in all regions of the world. Browse the Contents guide below to access a series of large index pages which will then link you directly to the texts and images that interest you. In addition to texts, the site includes other aides to help you study, or just make sense of LGBT history - note especially the guide to online bibliographies and the onsite bibliography [which is the most up-to-date and complete bibliography of LGBT history available]. If you want to learn more about the goals behind this site, see the introductory chapters Introductory Chapter and if you wish to get straight!
How Gay Culture Blossomed During the Roaring Twenties
LGBT history - Wikipedia
The history of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people LGBT in Russia and its historical antecedents the Soviet Union and the Russian Empire has largely been influenced by the political leanings of its rulers. Medieval Catholic-Protestant Europe had the largest influence on Russian attitude towards homosexuality. Russian LGBT history was influenced by the ambivalent attitude of the Russian Orthodox religiosity regarding sexuality. Homosexuality has been documented in Russia for centuries.
Stigma and Discrimination
People who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender LGBT are members of every community. They are diverse, come from all walks of life, and include people of all races and ethnicities, all ages, all socioeconomic statuses, and from all parts of the country. The perspectives and needs of LGBT people should be routinely considered in public health efforts to improve the overall health of every person and eliminate health disparities. Source: CDC. HIV Surveillance Report ;