There were two tourists next to me waiting for the bus, two men, who were obviusly a couple, talking.

A guy was passing by and shouted in italian: you fags go fuck yourselves.

I quickly yelled back in italian: they already do it, you idiot!

The guy shouted I was a whore, and I yelled back: a…

  • In Washington, a girl was kicked out of her home because she confided in her mother that she was a lesbian.
  • In Oregon, a the prostitute is working the streets because nobody will hire a transsexual woman.
  • In California, a sister holds her gay brother tight through the painful, tear-filled nights.
  • In Idaho, parents had to bury their daughter after she was killed over her being a lesbian.
  • In Nevada, a man died alone in the hospital because they would not let his gay partner of twenty-seven years into the room.
  • In Montana, a foster child wakes up with nightmares of being taken away from the two fathers who are the only loving family he has ever had. He wishes they could adopt him.
  • In Wyoming, she is one of the lucky ones. She survived the attack that left her in a coma for three weeks, and in another year, she will probably be able to walk again.
  • In Utah, he is not one of the lucky ones. He killed himself just weeks before graduating high school. It was simply too much to bear.
  • In Arizona, a couple had a realtor hang up on them when she found out they wanted to rent a one-bedroom for two men.
  • In Colorado, he who never knows which bathroom he should use if he wants to avoid getting the management called on him.
  • In New Mexico, there is a mother who is not allowed to even visit the children she bore, nursed, and raised. The court says she is an unfit mother because she now lives with another woman.
  • In North Dakota, a domestic-violence survivor found the support system grow suddenly cold and distant when they found out her abusive partner was also a woman.
  • In South Dakota, a domestic-violence survivor has no support system to turn to because he is gay.
  • In Nebraska, there is a father who has never hugged his son because he grew up afraid to show affection to other men.
  • In Kansas, there is a home-economics teacher who always wanted to teach gym until someone told her that only lesbians do that.
  • In Oklahoma, a man died when the paramedics stopped treating him as soon as they realized he was transsexual.
  • In Texas, a person feels guilty because she thinks she could be a much better person if she did not have to always deal with society hating her.
  • In Minnesota, a man stopped attending church, not because he doesn't believe, but because they closed their doors to "his kind".
  • In Iowa, she has to hide what this world needs most, love.
  • In Missouri, he is afraid of telling his loving Christian parents he loves another male.
  • In Arkansas,she cries herself to sleep, knowing that she'll never see her wife's smiling face again.
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