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While its definition has broadened throughout the years, the gay identity and slang itself remains racially coded within normative society.
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The term is used in the gay pornography industry. We urge you to turn off your ad blocker for The Telegraph website so that you can continue to access our quality content in the future. Retrieved July 11, Social attitudes Prejudice Violence. The Supreme Court last month upheld a law that effectively requires transgender people to be sterilized before they can have their gender changed on official documents.
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