Touch Isolation: How Homophobia Has Robbed All Men Of Touch
November 11, 2013 by Mark Greene Quoted: ” … It’s too late in my life for the impact of these stigmas to be fully undone, but I have great hope for [the next generation of men]. When we collectively normalize gay life and relationships, [the next generation of men], whatever his sexual orientation turns out to be, will be free to express platonic affection for others, be they men or women, in any way he sees fit. The rabid homophobes who have preached hate in America for far too long will finally be silenced, and men will be free to reach out and touch each other without fear of being labeled as somehow less of a man. … “
It is more than just about man-to-man hugs.