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3.5.2013

buzzfeedlgbt:

What Is The “Gay Panic” Defense Really About?

The author of American Honor Killings: Desire and Rage Among Men discusses the tragic murder of out gay mayoral candidate Marco McMillian and why “gay panic” is an increasingly irrelevant term.

The phrase “gay panic” is so disgusting, every time I hear it I just want to spit. Blood. Theirs, from when I bit their jugular.

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