Black, gay and proud: the beauty of my intersectionality

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Intersectionality. “What does that even mean?”, I recently asked a group of friends. “You’re it”, they replied. As a black, gay man from the Caribbean, I had to admit, they were on to something. It’s an idea that’s very current, this intersectionality (even if it’s been around for a long time). But there’s something striking about having 2 (even 3, if you count my nationality) very complex…