IF YOUR IDENTITY WERE ILLEGAL
To help others understand how that feels, the video imagines harassment and discrimination directed at people who are tall, or bald, or blue-eyed, or over age 40.
The final frame states, “It should never be a crime to be gay.”
The video refers to 78 countries where homosexuality is illegal. Those are the 76 countries from which this blog takes its name, apparently plus two:
- India, where the law against homosexual activity has been suspended pending court action, and
- Iraq, where no such law exists, but homophobic violence is unchecked.