There is evidence of same-sex couples in the Americas, and several Native American cultures are known to have tolerated or even revered sexual and gender diversity. Yet there is much we do not know, and cannot know, about homosexuality in the New World. When Christian Europeans conquered the Americas they imposed their values on the indigenous peoples and destroyed records of same-sex relationships, which they identified as the sin of heathens. Knowledge of the lives and loves of many has been lost to us forever.
Actually, the common
acceptance of same sex relationships was the most shocking revelation to the conquerors right after the ritual sacrifices. It is even to read somewhere that trans people were respected and enabled to marry due to their preferences. The other remarkable cultural achievement would be that of the Native North Americans who found the presence of the genderfluid winkte essential to social, magic, and religious ceremonies.
Also known as Chin, she was the goddess of maize, magic, and a councilor to the kings. She was also closely associated with homo-erotic relationships and homosexuality. According to the priest Las Cassas, she introduced homosexuality to the Maya nobles who encouraged their children to enter into homosexual marriages. She is associated with the moon and, sometimes, is depicted as a male deity." - taken from the Ancient History Encyclopedia
Huacos Eróticos from Peru are a good evidence.
Keep in mind if not for the Spanish conquistadors a lot more evidence would have survived to the present.
Anyhow, it's just me being moaning me, great pic.
I read about that and got physically ill from crying so hard.
Some people in this world are just... sickening.