Which One of These People Is Not Like The Other? Growing Up As An Invisible Minority in America

Which One of These People Is Not Like The Other? Growing Up As An Invisible Minority in America

New City : NY : USA | Jun 07, 2012 at 1:55 AM PDT
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June 07, 2012

President Obama's landmark endorsement of same-sex marriage on 9 May has mobilized a wave of Christian conservatives into supporting the likely GOP nominee, Mitt Romney. With more than 30 US states banning same-sex marriage and North Carolina's recent approval of a constitutional amendment forbidding it, sexual equality continues to be topical in the news and on the political stage. At the heart of this debate is the 3.8% of Americans who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender*, who struggle to grow and make a life for themselves amidst such turmoil.

Patience: A Gay Man's Virtue invites readers to experience the trials, tribulations, and successes that members of this invisible minority go through in a world that is not quite ready to accept people for who they truly are. Author La Lumiere imparts sage advice to minorities and non-minorities alike and begins to bridge the gap between fear and reality in the ongoing fight for equality in the twenty-first century. Readers will laugh and cry as they journey through this heartfelt and candid story of one man's triumph over hatred and bigotry. Not just a survival guide for young adults, Patience: A Gay Man's Virtue offers individuals guidance on how to find their own way and live a life of honesty for themselves and their loved ones.

Patience: A Gay Man's Virtue is available for purchase online at FriesenPress, Amazon, Barnes & Noble and the author's website at http://www.jedlalumiere.com. It is also available for order through most bookstores.

About the Author:

Jed La Lumiere was born in New England and moved to Atlantic Canada in 2008. Media Contact:

Kimberly Plumley
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Office: 250-390-9285
Twitter: @KimPlumley

For the original version on PRWeb visit: http://www.prweb.com/releases/prweb2012/6/prweb9577706.htm

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