Originally Posted by Zerbie
People will not wake up unless we stick with this -- get word out and DO something. People are afraid to stand up for gays, even kids. Teachers are too afraid to, or too overwhelmed, their communities aren't demanding it, WE aren't demanding it.
WE are the ones who these kids need as advocates for their health, safety, and survival. We need to stay on this.
Please send letters to the school districts, to your kids' teachers, to the editor.
Can we mobilize people to convene at school board meetings and demand protection for our children?
What else? Let's brainstorm.
Are you familiar with Dan Savage's "It Gets Better" YouTube channel that started recently? I've been pleasantly surprised by some of the allies that have participated.