It’s about self-acceptance. It’s got a great click-bait title but it’s basically letting other people love you and getting past one’s own internalized self-hatred.
The boyfriends knew and were fine. He had a problem with himself and he’s learning to overcome it. Brave? I dunno. I’m guessing it’s a world that the hee-haw folks won’t ever be involved in so I dunno what’s their triggers on about.
I *think* I’m supposed to be right-wing SJW style shocked and offended at the downfall of western civilization or something like that.
Black! Oh noooo!
Gay! Oh noooo!
AIDS? Oh nooo!
Sex? oh that does it.