Lack of Gay Latino Characters
Where Are the Gay Latino Characters on TV?
By Lee Hernandez | 02/22/2012 - 12:19

Last night’s winter finale of FOX’s hit show Glee—entitled “On My Way”—addressed the issue of gay teen suicide. After being outed and bullied by his football teammates at school, a tortured and hopeless Dave Karofsky (Max Adler) attempted to take his own life by hanging himself in his closet. The scene, which was scored with Darren Criss’s performance of Young and the Giant’s “Cough Syrup,” was gripping, heartbreaking—and in light of the gay teen suicides of the last few years—ripped from the headlines.


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