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“In many other Western countries, right-wing and virulently homophobic parties enjoy considerable support among gay voters.” Take a look at Brazil: In October 2018, Jair Bolsonaro — a man who has called himself a “proud homophobe” and has said he “would be incapable of loving a gay son” — won the nation’s presidency. According to local outlets, many did so because they believed his blatant homophobia was an act.And France: The country’s May 2017 presidential election saw far-right candidate Marine Le Pen face off against center-left candidate Emmanuel Macron.
Researchers Mark Yarhouse and Olya Zaporozhets step bravely (foolishly?As it turns out, in these nations, conservative gays are on the rise, and gay men are actually more likely than the general electorate to support far-right and conservative parties and politicians. presidential election, 82% of LGBT people voted for Dem candidates, 17% for Republicans. But those percentages are not the same in other Western nations.A piece written by Samuel Huneke for the Los Angeles Review of Books cites the American LGBT community as the Democratic Party’s second most enthusiastic demo after African-Americans. “In virtually no other country have LGBT groups and leftist parties forged such a durable or fruitful alliance,” Huneke says. But despite his repeated anti-LGBT sentiments, nearly one-third of LGBT Brazilians voted for him.It was a level of stupid that was just too much for both my brain and my penis.And for many single people out there now, Republican positions which slight women and scapegoat people of color, as part of an overall support of the Trump presidency, is a level of stupid too far.