You KNOW that this story is not anywhere in the US. People aren’t that caring. It’s so horrible that these teens were attacked merely for holding hands. It’s disgusting when this stuff happens and I’m thrilled to see politicians leading the charge to show solidarity.
Straight Dutch politicians are sending a message after a homophobic attack by holding hands in public.
Politicians in the Netherlands made the gesture after two gay teens were attacked in Arnhem for holding hands.Gay couple Jasper Vernes-Sewratan and Ronnie Sewratan-Vernes were set upon by a group of thugs over the weekend, while returning home from a night out.
The attackers screamed homophobic abuse before launching a violent attack on the couple that hospitalised the both. A 14-year-old boy was among the men arrested over the attack.
Following the shocking violent incident, politicians in the country are showing solidarity by holding hands in public.