What If Heterosexuals Were the Exception In a Predominantly Gay World?

This amazing short film is based on real-life stories of LGBT victims of bullying.

In this alternate universe where nearly everyone is gay, a young girl tries to come to terms with her attraction to boys, and her social isolation from the world around her.

A powerful exercise in empathy, and a great way to imagine yourself in someone else's shoes, this video provides a poignant way for straight allies to understand the lives and experiences of LGBT people.

Watch it for yourself:


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Sam Bakkila

Originally from Pittsburgh PA, Sam graduated from Harvard College, where he studied the social determinants of health, served as the Co-Director of the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter, and Co-Chair of Harvard College Queer Students and Allies. He is interested in global health, homelessness, and LGBTQ activism. Sam can be reached at sbakkila@gmail.com and on twitter @sbakkila.

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