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Trinidad & Tobago: Accepting Difference

Categories: Caribbean, Trinidad & Tobago, Education, Human Rights, LGBTQ+, Media & Journalism, Religion, Youth

Globewriter [1], on learning of the suicide of a gay teen as a result of bullying, says: “I have heard from some here in the Caribbean that homophobia is part of the culture…If it is part of Caribbean culture to tell a significant part of its population that it is morally repugnant and doesn’t count then the Caribbean is ignorant and needs to get educated quickly.”