Hey peepos, It’s Dan.
Today I decided to write a journal with a bit more serious of a topic, primarily surrounding recent events both personal and on a large scale. You would think that being in the 21st century, a journal like this wouldn’t need to exist, but here we are. So what is it that I’m talking about? Let’s get some background on the subject first.
As most/all of you should know, last week, the city of Orlando, Florida suffered an atrocity (note, I did not use the word tragedy) when 50 LGBT members in a nightclub were gunned down and killed by a horrible, hateful individual who thought it was better to lash out and be hateful to those they didn’t agree with. Note, this topic will contain no mention of religion either. That is not the point of this journal.
Sadly, this mindset of hatred toward the LGBT community is not uncommon, as many members of the LGBT community struggle with the pressure of constant hatred, lack o