Year: 1994 Source: Times 10, v.1, no.5, (August 1994), p.6-7, 21 SIEC No: 19940488

This article discusses the prevalence of teen homosexual suicides & the role the media plays in promoting homophobic attitudes & a negative self image for many gays & lesbians. It calls for an end to the discrimination against & stigmatization of homosexuals & a change in laws to allow equal treatment for all. It quotes an article saying the Alberta Human Rights Review Panel recommendations should be implemented. A case of an 18-year old gay male suicide is briefly described.