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This is what people are saying about life for LGBTI people in TURKEY...
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(user currently living in TURKEY) posted for readers on 13/04/2011 tagged with teaching lgbt rights in schools +5
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There are lesbian, gay, and trans student groups allowed in TURKEY, they are univercity clubs and some other civil clubs. Heterosexuals in TURKEY believe ( not all of them but most of them ) being gay is a problem, kind of sin and not a thing that thay can acept. Being lesbian doesn't caunt as a homosexuality. People usually ( especcially homophobics) believe that LGBT is a choice and a way to have attantion or the way which you can make people away with it..
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n.n (user currently living in TURKEY) posted for gay lesbian bisexual readers on 20/03/2011 tagged with teaching lgbt rights in schools, hate crime and violence prevention, sexual orientation
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I can't tell anyone that i'm homosexual,because in Turkey,heterosexual people reject homosexual people.they think that being homosexual is illness! nevertheless there are institutions which work to protect lgbt rights and which try to change people mind..
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