Silly, sensationalist, clickbait. The measured proportion saying same-sex relations "not wrong at all" fell two points from the last BSA, well within the MoE (not acknowledged until para 7) and might simply be because 2016-17 saw a relatively big increase
If anyone asks why we need to celebrate #Pride then show them this sad news. We need to always be vigilant that our hard fought rights aren't taken away from us even quicker than they were given. #PrideMatters #PrideInLondon #PrideJubilee
Acceptance of gay sex in decline in UK for first time since Aids crisis>Some argue the past 60 years of growing tolerance has been a mere ‘pause’ amid a history of hate & intolerance.I disagree.We make our own future and we can stop this slide to barbarism
Acceptance of gay sex falls for first time since aids crisis in Britain.
See, this is the kind of thing that happens when equality, inclusion and identity become matters of ‘opinion’. LGBTQ+ rights are simply human rights. No debate.
This is depressing as hell. No, actually, I think hell would be less depressing.
This is very troubling. We need more information to see why this is happening. We have been suspecting socially conservative ideas are becoming cool again right now as people try to anchor themselves somewhere in the culture wars but not enough evidence
From the people who brought you an increase in racist attacks, a dip in social mobility and widening health inequalities - is this who we want to be?Acceptance of gay sex in decline in UK for first time since Aids crisis
Acceptance of gay sex in decline in UK for first time since Aids crisis. Number of people believing there is nothing wrong with gay sex has fallen, survey finds. One third of the public, mostly religious people, believe homosexuality is wrong
Well this is shit 😡>>. Acceptance of gay sex in decline in UK for first time since Aids crisis
I'm not sure if this is a cause for concern (it may be just a statistical blip). But there does seem, anecdotally, to have been a resurgence in regressive ideas, which cannot be attributed to religion in most cases. THREAD.
Acceptance of gay sex in decline in UK for first time since Aids crisis
“Liberalisation of attitudes does seem to be slowing down,” “While social norms have changed, there is a significant minority of the population who remain uncomfortable with same-sex relationships and as such we may have reached a point of plateau.”
Worrying, but it is still just a little blip in an otherwise decadal long upward trend. Much too early to know if it's the beginning of a real reverse.