I suppose it was assumed that there were significant populations even in the South, even white populations, who would have preferred to deinstitutionalize that kind of mob law. Crimes based on hatred of a group weaken the community. Get Queerty Daily Subscribe to Queerty for a daily dose of politics hatecrimes johnboehner stories and more. However is legal 26 countries, in all 21 territories, and in all the countries in The Americas where homosexuality is illegal the penalty is not enforced de facto and in some cases the legalization has been proposed or is pending. And you call me the Uncle Tom! The case is actually somewhat analogous to disparate sentencing for cocaine and crack, on grounds of differential social harm. The point about intimidation vs.
Even in countries where homosexuality is legal most countries outside of Africa and the Middle Eastthere are reports of homosexual people being targeted with bullying or physical assault or even homicide. Al is a virulent racist, but not particularly involved in the society around him. The freedom of speech that may be irrational to the state is rational as a defense of the prerogatives of the community. San Marino.
However is legal in 29 countries, in all 4 territories, and in a few countries of Asia where homosexuality is illegal the penalty is not enforced de facto and in some cases the legalization has been proposed or is pending.