Homophobia still runs rampant around much of the world, but the global LGBT community is experiencing change as human rights advocates like Grace Gomez fight for change.
A view of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Str8 Friendly & Queer Landscape here in "homophobic" Jamaica from the ground up...hopefully enriching posts and other media for your consideration. email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Violence and venom force gay Jamaicans to hide a 2009 Word focus report where the history of the major explosion of homeless MSM occurred and references to the party DVD that was leaked to the bootleg market which exposed many unsuspecting patrons to the public (3:59), also the caustic remarks made by former member of Parliament in the then JLP administration. The agencies at the time were also highlighted and the homo negative and homophobic violence met by ordinary Jamaican same gender loving men. The late founder of the CVC, former ED of JASL and JFLAG Dr. Robert Carr was also interviewed. At 4:42 that MSM was still homeless to 2012 but has managed to eek out a living but being ever so cautious as his face is recognizable from the exposed party DVD, he has been slowly making his way to recovery despite the very slow pace
Until We Have Faces Teaser 1 with Intro - In May, two Traveling Muse filmmakers, Leslie Foster and Tim Banks, spent 5 weeks meeting and film and extraordinary group of people in Jamaica, in order to tell stories about the lives of LGBT Jamaicans living in an extremely homophobic society. You can see the results of their journey in the first teaser we're releasing. They're currently fundraising for post-production funds--you can get more info at: indiegogo.com/untilwehavefaces