An Overview:

Gay: Homophobia Provides a definition of homophobia.

Statistics About Homophobia! Survey and report information presented by the National Organization for Women regarding homophobia.

All about homophobia Provides an overview of research, laws, and public opinion pertaining to homophobia.


Further Reading:

Sexual Prejudice An introduction to scientific research on sexual prejudice, the phenomenon that is often labeled homophobia or heterosexism.

The Public Forum American Psychoanalytic Association explores reasons for this permissible. Includes reports by Leon Hoffman, Alan G. Hevesi, and Paul E. Lynch.

Homophobia: The Fear Behind The Hatred A personal by Scott Bidstrup essay on what homophobia is and why it exists.


Challenging Homophobia:

Day of Silence Project (America) A student-led action towards creating safer schools for all, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Citizens Against Homophobia A group that uses mass media campaigns to reduce homophobia.