I have scars. Suicide was an option…many times. He said he had been bullied since first grade and had first begun cutting himself in the second grade. Last August, when the video was made, Jonah was about the enter eighth grade. I have a million reasons to be here.
Russian Teen Shares Inspiring Coming Out Story on YouTube
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Gay schoolboy found dead in his bedroom weeks after blasting bullies on YouTube
Lucas Alan Cruikshank born August 29, is an American actor and YouTube personality who created the character Fred Figglehorn and the associated Fred series for his channel on the video-sharing website YouTube in late In a YouTube video released August 20, , he came out saying, "I'm gay. I feel so weird saying it on camera. But my family and friends have known for like three years.
A Russian teen came out as gay on YouTube despite his family's intense opposition and threats of violence against gay people, and now he wants to be a beacon of hope for other LGBTQ teens who are afraid to admit their identity. He grew up hearing gay people should be bombed, he said, and that if anyone in his family were gay they should kill them with their bare hands. This hatred led Artem, who says he knew he was gay from a young age, to years of depression and suicidal ideation. It wasn't until Artem moved to Canada to attend school for violin that he learned to stop hating other gay people and himself, making him want to come out. Now, Artem wants to show other young people like him that their lives are worth living.