|| Many LGBT folks consider the ancient Greeks as enlightened role models.
|| Well, there was nothing enlightened about their system of slavery
and sometimes servants were required to satisfy their master's sexual whims.
|| True – but at least they weren't so homophobic.
|| (laughing) Wasn't that one reason Socrates was persecuted? In almost every society,
currents of acceptance coexist with currents that isolate or reject people. The reasons for problematising any
given behaviour varies from culture to culture, but the process is often the same.