A lawsuit was resolved partly in their favor late last year.
In 2007, Rene Portland, who spent 27 years as Pennsylvania State University's women’s basketball coach, resigned under a cloud of allegations that she had discriminated against lesbian players, even though she denied the allegations.
A lot of the lesbians I know, that's just their goal.'And while Jessie confesses that there are just times in her life that she 'just wants to sleep with girls', someone else says the experimentation ensures that she is not just 'stuck with the same old flavor'.'I don't get along with girls usually, anyways.
Helen Fisher, a psychologist and relationship expert, told Business Insider that it's unclear when exactly the "in love" feeling starts to fade, but it does so "for good evolutionary reasons," she said, because "it's very metabolically expensive to spend an awful lot of time just focusing on just one person in that high-anxiety state." Back in the 1950s and '60s, Canadian psychologist Eric Berne introduced a three-tiered model for understanding a person's identity. Controlling for premarital happiness, the study concluded that marriage leads to increased well-being — and it does so much more for those who have a close friendship with their spouses.Carroll, sports project director for the National Center for Lesbian Rights, said she thought Pingeton’s comments were a way of “subtly proving that everyone in their program was straight.” Pingeton’s mention of her religion, Carroll added, “was yet again, a subtle way of saying being lesbian or being gay would be against religious values and isn’t what our program is about.”Women’s college basketball has a long and persistent history of struggles over players and coaches’ sexuality.Two women who coached Mesa College’s women’s basketball team alleged they were fired and discriminated against because of their sexual orientation and their attempts to bring greater gender equity to the San Diego, Calif., institution’s women's athletic programs.A recent national survey released by the CDC revealed that more Americans are identifying as bisexual than ever before.Not only that, but more straight-identifying men are admitting to having tried gay sex.A 2014 University of North Carolina at Greensboro study found that American women who cohabitate or get married at age 18 have a 60% divorce rate, but women who wait until 23 to make either of those commitments have a divorce rate around 30%."The longer couples waited to make that first serious commitment [cohabitation or marriage], the better their chances for marital success," The Atlantic reported. According to a 2005 study by the University of Pavia in Italy, it lasts about a year. • The adult: Does each person think the other is bright? While having symmetry across all three is ideal, people often get together to "balance each other." For instance, one may be nurturing and the other playful.Researchers interviewed more than 9,000 men and women ages 18 to 44 years of age.Of all the men interviewed, 6.2 percent of them said they had engaged in same-sex sexual activity at least once in their lifetime.The researchers set out to determine what might make male rats more vocal than their female cage mates.They separated four-day-old pups from their mothers and counted the number of times they cried out.