We’ve been running this poll for some time now, and the results so far have been interesting, but we’d like to get a larger grasp on the how safe LGBT folks feel here in Richmond. Please respond to our poll below – Do you feel safe holding hands in public here in Richmond?
After you respond to the poll, feel free to share your personal stories – positive or negative – in the comments below.
This isn’t so much about kissing or any larger PDA – folks could easily say “I wouldn’t want to see anyone, gay or straight, making out in public,” – which I can kind of agree with. But we think such a simple display of affection like holding hands should never be shunned. What do you think?