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Is pedophilia a sexual orientation?
Pedophilia is a sexual orientation
Pedophiles are, quite like gay people, born that way and they are in no control over their feelings.
and sexual activity with what are now classed 'minors' were normal. The social aversion to, and horror at, paedophilia is relatively recent.
Pedophilia is "incurable".
Some forms of pedophilia are, like homosexuality, strictly evolutionarily speaking unnatural.
Pedophiles seek acceptance and understanding because of their "condition", just like gay people did before.
Pedophilia is better described as mental disorder.
Pedophiles' sexual desire is impossible to realize because a child can't consent.
There are people attracted to many odd things. By making paedophilia a sexual orientation, one could also argue for zoophilia, necrophilia and other
to be acknowledged as sexual orientations.
Being a child is not a sex, nor a gender; therefore, paedophilia is not a sexual orientation.
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