May 04, 2016 5:32 PM GMT
go figure its different for ethnic groups
Indeed, Villicana and his co-authors Kevin Delucio of the University of California, Santa Barbara, and Monica Biernat of KU, suggest that verbal disclosure is emphasized by National Coming Out Day as a kind of "cultural directive."
TO23 said...I don't feel good upon disclosing that I am "gay" because I know that word doesn't reflect me very well, where as other terminology does and I feel great using those terms, though no one knows what they mean and I feel isolated regardless because of that. This means that as white male I have more in common with the latin community's statistics as I don't feel good disclosing my sexual status, as my avilable support networks respond in a neutral/less than positive way upon my expression of my sexual status, which is what I deduct happens when homosexual latins reveal themselves to their heterosexual family members/culture members.