Homophobia is the hatred or fear of homosexuals - that is, lesbians and gay men - sometimes leading to acts of violence and expressions of hostility. Homophobia is not confined to any one segment of society, and can be found in people from all walks of life. Organized hate groups have viciously attacked homosexuals and have used especially violent language in attempting to persecute and intimidate them.
Following on from the article and video clip about David Kato read the following articles that are from different countries and summarise
For each article also explain how it made you feel after reading it
Go onto the following website and create a table with each heading, include the facts you feel are most important
"They take it up the a** ... this is only for taking a s***," he said at the time. "With this look, who's going to think I'm gay? I don't lend myself to that type of confusion. Do I look like a homosexual? Do I talk like them? Do I move like them?"
"I respect your criticism, but be fair! People enjoyed last night! I'm guessing you're gay? And my masculinity offended you? Well f--k you!"
I have so many fabulous friends who happen to be gay, but I am a traditionalist
"If you a man and your over 25 and you don't eat pu**y just kill your self damn it. The world will be a better place. Lol"
What impact does this have?
Do celebrity’s have a duty to be respectful?
Would it be ok for a celebrity to make racist comments?
'Ewww. Eww. To get f***ed? Gay guys are the horniest people in the world. They're disgusting. Dude, most of them probably have AIDS... I would be so scared if I were a gay guy. You'll like, die of AIDS.'
Even though homosexuality is becoming mainstream and countries are giving people their entitled rights, are they able to exercise these rights?