A kiss between two straight celebrities in Brazil has created a social media storm.
Two of Brazil’s most famous actors kissed to show that there is nothing wrong in showing ‘our affection and love’ and to call out the ‘macho card-carriers, hypocritical and prejudiced’.
The kiss between Bruno Gagliasso and João Vicente de Castro happened at the GQ Men of The Year Awards 2015.
The picture was posted on Bruno Gagliasso’s Instagram profile has attracted nearly 90,000 likes and over 20,000 comments.
Brazil has a troubled history with LGBT rights and is the epicentre for the murder of transgender people. In 2014, 113 of the 226 trans people murdered happened in Brazil.
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