The terror the Orlando attacks bring for LGBT people

6/12/2016 - Professor of Psychology Gregory M. Herek in The Boston Globe.

In the immediate aftermath of the Pulse Nightclub shootings in Orlando, as police confirmed that Omar Mateen had shot to death at least 50 people and wounded dozens of others during his attack on the gay dance venue, law enforcement officials avoided labeling the crime an act of terrorism or a hate crime, awaiting more information.

Read the full op-ed in The Boston Globe.