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Compulsory heterosexuality: The idea the heterosexuality is not just the norm but the default.
We're Heterosexual until proven otherwise.
• the Heterosexual Questionnaire works on the heteronormativity of heterosexuals
• No one has to come out as heterosexual
• By call queer marginalized it reflects the norm
Compulsory Able-Bodiedness: the idea that able-bodiedness is not just the norm but the
• "it's hard to deny that something called normalcy exists. The human body is a
machine, after all -- one that has evolved functional parts: lungs for breathing, legs
for walking, eyes for seeing, ears for hearing, a tongue for speaking and most
critically for all the academics concerned, a brain for thinking. This is science, not
culture… in a nutshell, you have an able