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Dealing with homophobia

A selection of HIV/AIDS related personal stories written by different people from all around the world and sent to AVERT.


'Can a Turk be a gay? 'That's a question asking to the public in my country. That's a question about me. Because I'm a Turk and I'm a gay. When I was in Qur'an Course in a mosque everyone says: 'Homosexual demons are invading the world. This is the doomsday!' And so I hate homosexuality. It was all a demon in your soul and must be punished at once.Everyday I went the mosque and prayed God to become a normal and rescue myself from this devil.

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