Monthly Archives: August 2010

Homophobia

While doing this project to photograph international Prides, we’ve also witnessed homophobia in a variety of forms.  From the religious fanatics with their bible quotes, to young skinheads who look barely over 15, to government homophobia in places like Belarus and Russia, and even the appearance of a small group of Nazis at Lithuania’s first Pride, we’ve seen a lot of hate.  What always surprises us is the contrast between the scowling angry protestors and the smiling happy pride participants.

While homosexuality is not a choice, homophobia is …

View the Homophobia Gallery at the CharlesMeacham.com website.