Loneliness doesn't discriminate. Few people are lucky enough to make it through life without feeling isolated at some point. Many young LGBTQ people hide their authentic selves from friends, family, and classmates before they come out, which is often an incredibly isolating experience. This sense of isolation can be hard to shake off, and it's also easily triggered. Wherever you live in the world, however big the city, the LGBTQ community is a disparate one featuring myriad different tribes.
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D eath is par for the course for the Rev Richard Coles. But since his partner, the Rev David Coles, died in December, a lot about death has taken Coles by surprise. I got into my pyjamas and had a nightcap. I then looked at my watch and it was 10 past six. Coles is still adjusting to the quietness of a household that has recently halved in size. But David never recovered from the operation.
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I n , when Calvin Burdine was awaiting sentencing for allegedly stabbing his gay lover to death, the prosecuting attorney encouraged the jury in his closing remarks to award Burdine the death penalty, rather than life in prison, on the grounds that sending a gay man to prison was akin to sending a kid to a candy store. After 17 minutes of deliberation, the jury obliged and sentenced Burdine to die. His death sentence was later overturned mostly because Burdine's public defender had slept through much of his trial , but the homophobic thinking — that prison is some kind of paradise for gay men — lingers on. The reality of life in prison for homosexuals and transgender individuals does not appear to reflect this myth.