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Homophobia seems to be a learned behaviour, and sense and society are conspiring to make sure it's a message that few will want to learn in the future.

9th February, 2014

Homophobia. It's generally defined as a fear of homosexuals, or a hatred (based on fear) of homosexuals. The term was coined in the 1960s by an American psychotherapist called George Weinberg, who wrote a book that argued that prejudice against homosexuals was caused by an irrational state of mind.

But what causes it, I wonder? Is it something one is born with, or does one acquire it through social interaction? Or could it be perhaps...

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