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Student Who Posed With His Cat For Yearbook Photo Commits Suicide

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (CBS News) — A New York high school senior whose rejected yearbook portrait went viral last year committed suicide this week, his parents told a local newspaper. 77 more words


Compassion for the Bully Campaign

When we think of safety in schools, bullying often comes to mind.

Most (if not all) of us have been bullied and some of us have carried those wounds with us for many years. 684 more words

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Post Script: I Was Here - Gayle Forman

This is a book that should be on the reading lists of every high school and stocked by every public library. It should be read by every book club… 322 more words

Post Script: Book Reviews

The Last Light - A song about a teenage suicide

I wrote this song a few years ago after hearing that the son of high school friend of mine taken his own life. I couldn’t get the thought out of my mind. 21 more words

On Writing

Love Our Trans: A Leelah Alcorn Article

Joshua Ryan Alcorn, or preferred to be called Leelah Alcorn, was a 17 year old transgender woman who ended her life on December the 28th, 2014. 451 more words