23 Sep '11, 11pm

Erasing Bisexual Invisibility | Care2 Causes

Erasing Bisexual Invisibility | Care2 Causes

September 23rd is Celebrate Bisexuality Day or Bi Visibility Day . The event, which was started in 1999, is an opportunity to combat myths about bisexuality and help people find the bisexual community. Bisexual Invisibility While bisexuality is included as the B within the LGBT acronym, people in the bisexual community often feel that their sexual orientation is misunderstood. A lot of people believe that sexuality is binary and that people are either attracted to people of the same gender or people of the opposite gender. However, bisexual people are attracted to people of the same gender and of the opposite gender. Bisexual invisibility is a result of many of the misconceptions about bisexuality, including: Doubt about the existence of bisexuality Bisexuality being seen as confusion or just a phase by people who haven’t yet figured out their true sexual orientation Famou...

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