The term homophobia was formed like the names for many other phobias (e.g. arachnophobia) from homoios (όμοιος, greek for same) and phobia (φοβία, greek for irrational fear’).
That was an interesting discussion – thanks Resli! Some like to believe that being ‘gay’ is genetic. Others like to believe that it is the result of ‘social conditioning’. But i am not writing this note to justify my stance. It is merely an open discussion. I hope to learn more about what others believe and why, as it could be that my opinion, and what helped to form my opinions, are wrong.Continue Reading "Homophobia – HELP! I’M SCARED!"