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Model Teo Ferguson reflects on being black and queer in Halifax

Halifax model Teo Ferguson reflects on being black and queer in Halifax

'There's many stereotypes surrounding just the colour of my skin,' says Teo.

Teo is 21 years old and he's been out for about eight years. (Nicole O'Connor)

Mateo (Teo) Ferguson says being a black, queer man in Halifax means "means struggling then being free."

One man's experience of being black and queer in Halifax. Video produced by Israel Ekanem for CBC. Shot by Israel and David Laughlin (CBC).  3:56