Gay rights in Honduras

December 17, 2013


(A.P./Fernando Antonio)
Presidential candidate Xiomara Castro, left, and her husband, Manuel Zelaya, ride on the roof of a car with a coffin containing the body of a supporter that was killed a day earlier by alleged criminals during a protest march in the capital city of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Sunday Dec. 1, 2013

Honduran gay rights activist Pepe Palacios says Honduran society is a "heterosexual society" where LGBT people are "always a target." Violence against members of the LGBT community has escalated since the coup. We'll find out why.