I feel like there are very few actual quality comments, so here I go. Homophobia manifests in different forms, and a number of different types have been postulated, among which are internalized homophobia, social homophobia, emotional homophobia, rationalized homophobia, and others. Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education. The Celluloid Closet. By interviewing about 2, people across 40 communities in Jamaica, we looked at the predictors of anti-gay bias and measured them.
J Abnorm Psychol.
Topics Hate crime. In the most recent year of data, police recorded 11, crimes, more than doubling from 4, during this period. Yes, I believe this to be true.
But in most states, gays are not included in hate crime measures, and Congress has refused to include us in a federal act.