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Got Homophobia for Immediate Release

Got Homophobia for Immediate Release

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Published by Azaan Kamau

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Published by: Azaan Kamau on Jan 21, 2011
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEGot Homophobia by Azaan KamauFor Interviews Contact: Media Relations azaankamau@gmail.com or424-703-3277  The author of the bestselling books In The Midst of My Blackness, STUD;Dispelling The Myths, The Memoirs of Madlyn F. Glover; A love & Romancewith Ray Charles Robinson brings us Got Homophobia! Got Homophobia isone of the most profound books written about America’s youth being bulliedto death, and hate as a whole. This remarkable book asks the hardquestions; what is America doing about gay youth suicide, why ishomophobia taught as the norm, why are SGL/ LGBT youth and people areconsistently treated as second class citizens? This rare book speaks on how homophobia and heterosexism are directlyconnected to bullying, and how the isolation sometimes leads to dangerousbehaviors and suicide.Got Homophobia is timely and innovative. This book is jaw dropping, painfilled, yet uplifting and informative. The book takes us on a vibrant journeyinto Azaan’s youth and the youth of her brother Dijan Bruttus. The bookpaints pictures of the pain and agony of bullying, and the scars it leavesbehind.Got Homophobia also speaks on the five young people who were recentlybullied to death. The book takes a hard look at faith based rights, HIV/AIDS,the church, and Dr. and Mrs. King support of SGL/LGBT people. The book alsoprovides tips on bullying prevention and intervention. The book speaksabout the schools responsibility to protect your child during school hours orwhile the child is on campus, and how do affirm your child if you think he orshe is SGL/LGBT! This mind-boggling book makes a bold statement that weas a nation must fight bullying and intolerance as a whole.Azaan assures the reader that whatever your age, culture, race or religion,you will find this amazing book uplifting, reassuring, and an overall greatread!What People Are Saying About
Got Homophobia!
"Azaan Kamau's
Got Homophobia
is an extremely important and timely bookin an era where youth are committing suicide in alarming numbers. Thisbook should be required reading in every classroom, college, cultural andreligious institution." Award-winning journalist, bestselling author andrenowned activist, Ifalade Ta'Shia Asanti

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