There was a time when I thought that I was a bisexual girl (which later in life I discovered I was neither) and I’ll always remember what my boyfriend at the time said to me and at the time the only other bisexual girl was a friend of mine I don’t understand how this conversation came up but he told me, “If you cheated on me it could only be with _____,” the girl who was also bisexual, “And I would have to watch.”
The Huffington Post has published an article titled "Teens With Lesbian Parents Do Better At School, Generally Happier In Life, Study Finds." It talks about a study that took place at The Williams Institute at UCLA, in which 78 adolescents who have lesbian mothers were observed over a period of 26 years. Their results showed that almost all 78 participants maintained a steady GPA and strong bond with their mothers. The participants also expressed desires to attend college, and they said they had an exceptionally open-minded attitude, due to their nontraditional upbringing.
When discussing gay parenting, there are basically only two sides to the issue- being for it, or being against it. Many people believe that placing a child in a home with same-sex parents can be extremely harmful to the child. It is said that a child with same-sex parents is more likely to develop issues with mental health or even suicidal tendencies. It is argued that children who are put up for adoption already have unstable lives, and putting them into a home with same-sex parents would only worsen their case.