Through the eyes of an LGBTQ+ student

By Emily Hamer

While society is generally more accepting of the LGBTQ+ community, being gay still comes with a range of challenges that a straight person would never have to deal with.

From slurs to violence, University of Wisconsin sophomore Zaakir Abdul Wahid has had to live his life being singled out for his sexual preference. Abdul Wahid now sees that discrimination against him is going to be the norm.