February 9, 2023

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“Dr. Anonymous”: A masked psychiatrist managed to prevent homosexuality from being considered a mental disorder in America.

  • Writing
  • BBC News World

“They could be anywhere,” a police officer filmed by WTVJ warned a group of schoolchildren in South Florida in 1966.

He told them about the threat posed by homosexuals, not knowing that the real danger was deep and pervasive prejudices.

“They might be policemen, they might be school teachers. If we catch you gay, your parents will be the first to find out…”.

Being gay was, at the time, illegal in the United States.