Should Heteroromantic Asexuals Identify as Members of the LGBT?

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Should Heteroromantic Asexuals Identify as Members of the LGBT?

Yes, they're 100% part of our community
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52%
Yes, but they're only sort of a part of the community
1
5%
No
5
24%
Unsure
4
19%
 
Total votes : 21

Re: Should Heteroromantic Asexuals Identify as Members of the LGBT?

Unread postby Dolly » 8th October, 2017, 9:14 pm

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Pity wrote:I said disorder, not a disability. And it really doesn't matter whether or not asexuality should be considered a sexuality rather than a medical condition like I said in my original post.

So why call it a disorder?


Because it's not a sexuality. It's not normal nor healthy to have a lack of sex drive.
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Re: Should Heteroromantic Asexuals Identify as Members of the LGBT?

Unread postby Anonymous Boy » 9th October, 2017, 7:18 am

Pity wrote:
Anonymous Boy wrote:
Pity wrote:I said disorder, not a disability. And it really doesn't matter whether or not asexuality should be considered a sexuality rather than a medical condition like I said in my original post.

So why call it a disorder?

Because it's not a sexuality. It's not normal nor healthy to have a lack of sex drive.

Of course calling asexuality a sexuality is a bit like calling atheism a religion. But what's unhealthy about it?
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Re: Should Heteroromantic Asexuals Identify as Members of the LGBT?

Unread postby Vortex » 10th October, 2017, 12:28 am

Nein.
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Re: Should Heteroromantic Asexuals Identify as Members of the LGBT?

Unread postby Petre » 10th October, 2017, 4:48 pm

I feel like it would be easier to take a stance once an agreed definition of what exactly LGBT is. We need a common definition. Are we going to define it as simply "someone who isn't heterosexual?" "a person who is willing to be with the same gender/sex?" I feel as though perhaps the strongest cause of discord in this argument is simply due to the lack of a common definition, so maybe choosing one would help.
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Re: Should Heteroromantic Asexuals Identify as Members of the LGBT?

Unread postby Vortex » 10th October, 2017, 5:23 pm

Pity wrote:
Anonymous Boy wrote:
Pity wrote:I said disorder, not a disability. And it really doesn't matter whether or not asexuality should be considered a sexuality rather than a medical condition like I said in my original post.

So why call it a disorder?


Because it's not a sexuality. It's not normal nor healthy to have a lack of sex drive.

Citation pls.
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[2:56 PM] Saint Drogo: Literally let me use my cock as a paintbrush and my unborn children as paint.
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