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Hypermasculinity and the Black Community

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Hypermasculinity and the Black Community

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Gays Want...: Effemiphobia, Self-Hate, and Misogyny

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Do You Agree With This?
   I happen to come across this picture on Facebook earlier.  The picture depicts gays wanting a loving relationship, but since they act flamboyant, or feminine, they chase after muscles but end up alone.  Do you agree with this?   It seems that all you see with a lot the Black Community is that they want a hypermasculine man, when not all of us men in the LGBT community are masculine. Don't the flamboyant, feminine even messy queens deserve love to?  To me this represents that if a man acts with the slightest bit of femininity that he is worthless like a penny with a hole in it.   Personally, I don't agree with this picture. While it is impossible to find the model that will love you for you, I do find it possible for a feminine, flamboyant dude to find someone who will accept him for him. I didn't know that just because you express yourself in a certain way, listen to Beyonce, or have a break in your wrist that you are worthless. The last time ch…