After a Brazilian man named Nelson Felippe posted a photograph of two women hugging on a subway platform, followed by an angry rant, the photos instantly went viral and now nearly has 10,000 likes. Why did it cause such a stir? well it's not for the reason you might think...
A Brazillian man named Nelson Felippe posted this photo showing two women embracing.
He then put “I’m not prejudiced. I think people should do whatever they want to with their lives. But I think it’s absurd that I should be forced to witness a scene like this”
“What people do in private is their business only, but yes, what they do in public concerns me, and I refuse to see a scene like this and consider it normal”
“They’re challenging social conventions, and that can be dangerous. What if some tragedy strikes, or worse, if someone dies, who’s to blame?”
“What would happen to a child who sees this scene every day? Kids will think it’s normal to wait for the subway on the yellow line. So, don’t act like that guy over there. Follow the example of the girls”