Voices

#IAmUnbroken - Michael Sam

Paul

  • "Homophobia is like any kind of fascism, it's sick behaviour, and it damages people. The...

Jonathan

  • "I chose to be a part of the Black Gay Visibility project because I want...

Jarrelle

  • "I was quite lucky because I didn't experience any form of bullying in terms of my sexuality,...

D'Relle

  • "You can go through [bullying], but you don't have to play the victim." - D'...

Voices Stats & Facts

  • Black African MSM appear twice as likely to contract HIV as other ethnic groups

    (Sigma Research, 2011)

  • BAME MSM make up 0.1% of the total population in the UK, but 13% of MSM diagnosed with HIV.

    (Nastal-3, PHE, 2013)

  • Black MSM are also twice as likely to report homophobic attacks in their local area compared to the white population - 13% compared to 6% respectively

    (Stonewall, 2013)