Vigil for society’s casualties

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depressionNEWS PERSPECTIVE

For the families of five young men who committed suicide, September 2010 is a month and a year they will not likely ever forget. These families and others around the nation were rudely awakened to the stark reality of the effects of how vicious and callous homophobia, hatred and bullying was to their sons. By their deaths, these young men have become present day martyrs, expressing through their still, lifeless bodies, what they couldn’t say while alive.