We felt like I had sufficient positive, i assume, part models when you look at the news that i did not, you understand, i did not feel just like it absolutely wasn’t one thing i really could show or it was a poor thing.
The existence of positive GLB role models into the news normalized Megan’s lesbian identity and assisted her see her identification absolutely in place of adversely.
In a broader sense, seeing other people’ acceptance of GLB individuals when you look at the media made participants feel just like others’ reception of those could be more tolerant than aggressive. As an example, Ted (24, White, gay) talked about just exactly how Will and Grace made him believe that his identity that is gay was socially appropriate.
I’d hardly ever really been with us homosexual individuals then, and thus seeing like straight people all over convinced that show had been funny really was useful in terms of that way these weren’t freaked away by it.Continue reading