Patriarchal heterosexuality - male domination - is tied to homophobia.
Another common assertion within feminist theory, well-developed in Suzanne
Pharr's Homophobia: A Weapon of Sexism. Inverness CA: Chardon Press
Suzanne Pharr has written often about the interconnections between homophobia
and other oppressions in our society, e.g., "Divisions
Here is the transcript
of Pharr participating in an online ACLU forum
by Daniel Goleman (NY Times) corroborates this connection as well.