Harassment of gay students declining:...

Harassment of gay students declining: survey

There are 8 comments on the WTAX-AM Springfield story from Sep 5, 2012, titled Harassment of gay students declining: survey. In it, WTAX-AM Springfield reports that:

Harassment of homosexual students is declining at U.S. schools, but the vast majority still report name-calling or threats, according to a survey released on Wednesday.

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“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#1 Sep 5, 2012
Finally! This is good news. Not great news as there is still a problem, but good news in that the US is crawling forward.

Since: May 12

Livonia, MI

#2 Sep 6, 2012
KittenKoder wrote:
Finally! This is good news. Not great news as there is still a problem, but good news in that the US is crawling forward.
Yes, good news. But we must keep up the fight and not let the troglodytes win.

“Equality First”

Since: Jan 09

Location hidden

#3 Sep 6, 2012
DragonHung wrote:
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Yes, good news. But we must keep up the fight and not let the troglodytes win.
True. Not a time for complacency, but for renewed vigor in the fight against bullying.

“Child of the Universe”

Since: Aug 09

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

#4 Sep 6, 2012
Did the music teacher finally get together with Mr. Smithers?

Oops - wrong Springfield...!

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#5 Sep 6, 2012
RalphB wrote:
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True. Not a time for complacency, but for renewed vigor in the fight against bullying.
I concur, but it's nice to see some results from the fight sometimes. ;)
david traversa

San Miguel De Tucuman, Argentina

#6 Sep 6, 2012
If the adults would only stop setting bad examples it WOULD get better..
david traversa

San Miguel De Tucuman, Argentina

#7 Sep 6, 2012
KittenKoder wrote:
Finally! This is good news. Not great news as there is still a problem, but good news in that the US is crawling forward.
Beautifully accurate) phrase, "crawling forward".. Shakespearean in fact (King Lear Act 1, scene 1 where Lear says he must now "crawl toward death").. Too bad fools will allow for nothing else..

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#8 Sep 7, 2012
david traversa wrote:
<quoted text>Beautifully accurate) phrase, "crawling forward".. Shakespearean in fact (King Lear Act 1, scene 1 where Lear says he must now "crawl toward death").. Too bad fools will allow for nothing else..
Thank you, I have to admit I have never actually read Shakespear, his plays never interested me, but to be compared to him is flattering.

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