Martin Levine says:. Advocating for respectful care encounters speaks to ongoing discrimination in health settings and recognizes gay men to be informed, responsible health-care consumers, in opposition to the discourses that position gay men as irresponsible Adam, ; Forstein, The Rhetoric and Power of the Gay Gene. A qualitative study of suicide resiliency factors for young gay men. Pearson Education, Inc. Freund et al. Gay men and masculinity .
Pleck says that to avoid the continuation of male oppression of women and themselves and other men, patriarchal structures, institutions, and discourse must be eliminated from North American society.
On further examination, however, its central argument — that "the evidence indicates that homosexual men molest boys at rates grossly disproportionate to the rates at which heterosexual men molest girls" — doesn't hold up. Pediatrics, 94 Even Cameron himself admitted that his conclusions in this study are "based upon small numbers of data points" Cameron,p. Support Center Support Center.
In-depth interviews were undertaken with 25 men ranging between 40 and 76 years of age who experienced an array of health concerns including depression, anxiety, suicidality, and HIV.