LG

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AcronymDefinition
LGLarge
LGLife's Good
LGLife's Good (electronics company, Japan, Asia)
LGlong
LGLittle Girl
LGLady Gaga (musician)
LGLocal Government
LGLandgericht (German court)
LGLatvia
LGLiebe Grüße (german chat closing like "cheers" or "CU")
LGLeft Guard (football)
LGLargo (Portuguese postal usage)
LGLet Go
LGLittle Giant
LGLumen Gentium (Light of the Nations; Second Vatican Council)
LGLuxair (Luxembourg, IATA airline code)
LGLanding Gear
LGLow-Grade
LGLiquid Generation
LGLieutenant Governor
LGLa Grange (Texas)
LGLipgloss
LGLifeguard
LGLuxury Goods
LGLondon Gazette (London, UK)
LGLength/Long
LGLockergnome
LGLandesgericht (Court of Justice; Austria, Europe)
LGLower Ground (floor)
LGLow German
LGLand Grab (online game)
LGLesbian and Gay
LGLogistics Group
LGLaser Guided
LGLine Group (Alcatel)
LGLife Guards (A British Regiment)
LGLinux Gazette (computing)
LGLiquid Gas (energy source)
LGLightning Gun
LGLiving Greyhawk (RPGA run Dungeons and Dragons Living Campaign)
LGLawful Good (gaming)
LGLois Griffin (Family Guy character)
LGLevel Gauge
LGLaryngectomy
LGLower Gastrointestinal
LGLightguide (optical fibre)
LGLittle Gamers (comic strip)
LGLeft Gaze
LGLockwood Greene
LGLanding Ground
LGLetter of Guarantee (legal document)
LGLiar Game (Japanese drama)
LGLateral Gastrocnemius (muscles)
LGLine-To-Ground
LGBinary Logarithm (Base 2)
LGLos Gatos, CA, USA
LGLady of the Garter
LGLocation Gateway
LGLight of Latgale (Latvia)
LGLinguistic Geometry
LGLower Garage
LGLicensed Geologist
LGLanding Group
LGDCS/Logistics (USAF)
LGLucky Goldstar Corporation (South Korea)
LGLethal Ghosts (gaming clan)
LGLiter Gena (Slovak underground music band)
LGLip-Of-Gutter (surveying)
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In the past several years, the emergence of an identifiable lesbian and gay culture in most medium-to-large metropolitan areas in the United States has dispelled the long-held negative stereotypes of gay men as effeminate and lesbian women as overly masculine (Barret & Logan, 2001; Pope, 1995c; Pope & Barret, 2002).
Defense, morality, civil rights and family: The evolution of lesbian and gay issues in the U.
The first concerns lesbian and gay cultures as they intermingled in the urban geography of Philadelphia.
Elizabeth Birch, executive director of the Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest gay and lesbian political group, describes Gore's relationship with the community as "solid and deep" while she says Bradley "is not a stand-out" when it comes to advocacy for lesbian and gay rights.
While some lesbian and gay leaders are coming to view marriage as the core issue of the movement right now, he notes that most Americans don't quite comprehend why this is a problem, and some religious groups have gone off the deep end.
From hiding out to coming out: Empowering lesbian and gay educators.
Focusing this queer cultural studies of history on lesbian and gay historical monographs, Bravmann suggests that scholars "begin thinking about 'the making of the modern homosexual' not as a 'fact' but as an argument.
In 1990, a group of members from the United States formed the first chapter of Amnesty International Members for Lesbian and Gay Concerns specifically for the purpose of expediting the veracious inclusion of homosexuals under AI's mandate and the implementation of appropriate research procedures for the uncovering of human rights abuses aimed at lesbians and gay men worldwide.
In the last 20 years, the church, particularly in this country, has focused more fully on the human dignity and integrity of the [homosexual] person," says Father James Schexnayder, president of the Oakland, California-based National Association of Catholic Diocesan Lesbian and Gay Ministries.
In lesbian and gay meccas like Provincetown or Key West, guest houses and beaches tend to segregate, with different social rituals for each.
Whether measured by the pitch of national emotion it stirs, the prominence of the magazine covers it graces, the quantity of congressional hearings it generates, the number of Hollywood B movies it spawns, or the volume of press releases that pour out of newsroom fax machines, the debate over lesbian and gay rights clearly has come of age.
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