Social attitudes Prejudice Violence. According to scholar Kenji Yoshinothere are three main investments that motivate both self-identified homosexuals and heterosexuals to seek to culturally erase bisexuality. These motivations are firstly sexual orientation stabilization. Firstly, she says it is because bisexuality is legally irrelevant with plaintiffs presumed to be monosexual unless outed and secondly, that when bisexuality is legally relevant it is erased within the legal culture since it complicates legal arguments that depend on a gender binary nature of sexuality. This section needs expansion.
Bisexuals have been overlooked in the same-sex marriage debate:
In the United States. Retrieved February 1, Webarchive template wayback links Articles to be expanded from December All articles to be expanded Articles using small message boxes All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from June Ani DiFranco 's marriage to Andrew Gilchrist was portrayed in both gay and mainstream media as renouncing lesbianism, even though she had been out as bisexual since the very beginning of her career. An example of a viewpoint similar to Wilde's is D. Thirdly, the maintenance of monogamy since for mainstream Americans, a pair bond is preferred.