This self-shame prevents some of us from accepting other minorities as well, conforming to a mindset of homophobic self-loathing that likely perpetuates the stigma around interracial dating. Third World Press, Emotion, Myth and Metaphor. He knows that people are stunned sometimes, but it's important to be out for the sake of the LGBT community at large. Real Life.
Aaron is openly gay and serving active duty as a United States Marine.
Lamar Dawson is a pop culture junkie living in Manhattan. Solomon, R. Project Zero. States of desire.
That gesture exemplifies who we are, what we care about and hopefully, the fact that together, we can help bridge some of the gaps and divisiveness that is defining the debate in the country we both love very much.