Tyler Clementi's Parents Say They Should Have Embraced, Not Accepted His Sexuality
Tonight's Rock Center With Brian Williams will feature an exclusive interview with Jane and Joe Clementi's the parents of Tyler Clementi, the 19-year old Rutgers student who committed suicide in 2010 after being spied on by his roommate while kissing another man.
Along with talking about their grief over Tyler's death, the Clementis discuss their son's coming out and how they should have embraced, not just accepted his sexuality. More parents could stand to do the same. Watch an excerpt below.