This was followed by an activist occupation of the main office of the National Board of Health and Welfare. Here are some other notable moments in the recent history of transgender identity. Academic fields and discourse Queer studies Lesbian feminism Queer theory Transfeminism Lavender linguistics. Gallagher Perfect Enemies: After years as an androgynous male model, Australian Andrej Pejic underwent sex-reassignment surgery in and is now Andreja Pejic. Bob Harper's confirmation that he's gay came about as a desire to comfort a "Biggest Loser" contestant.
Fiction literature also has an increased role in shaping people's attitude towards same-sex marriages.
Some younger activists, seeing gay and lesbian as increasingly normative and politically conservative, began using queer as a defiant statement of all sexual minorities and gender variant people—just as the earlier liberationists had done with gay. Need help? The statement also called for an annual planning conference "to help set and modify our national agenda. Daughters of Bilitis DOB.