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... a significant role in describing LGB as sexual deviants as the Church used its power to combine with scientific knowledge (as cited in Lee & Brotman, 2015). According to Mullaly (2010), these establishment ideologies results in discrimination of LGB youth through various structural practice. Moreover, such systemic discrimination and heterosexist bias in forms of bullying or cyber bullying and hate crimes result in social inequities such as poverty, joblessness and mental health issues (Mullaly, 2010) which negatively impact on the wellbeing of LGB youth. From the exploration of this social issue, the importance of creating safer spaces for this vulnerable youth such as alternate families and LGB friendly school environment are evident in order to create a self-identity and break the barrier of social isolation of LGB youth (Lee & Brotman, 2016; Wagaman, 2016).
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