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12 ‘Exclusion by inclusion’: bisexual young people, marginalisation and mental health in relation to substance abuse

ByERIK MARTIN AND MARIA PALLOTTA-CHIAROLLI

It’s like we’re the X-files or something. We’re not straight A files or gay B files. It’s like we mess up their [gay and straight communities’] tidy sex files. But that means they make you feel like you’re messed up yourself, as if there’s no way their filing system is what’s really fucked.