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Joel Burns tells gay teens, "it gets better"

Fort Worth City Councilman Joel Burns reaches out to GLBT teens with a personal story and a message of hope.

A very brave man, an amazing and heartfelt speech and just an incredibly human story.

The best antidote to religious bigotry I've heard in years.

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Comment by Riley on October 20, 2010 at 4:13pm
I love this.
Comment by Sicile on October 20, 2010 at 3:39pm
Thank you for posting this, I have been passing it around like mad. I just don't understand why there is so much hate for BGLTs. I just don't get it. Is it this bad in the UK too, or is it just us in the US? I don't know how we can combat this, so much hate is taught at home, so much.
Comment by Richard Healy on October 14, 2010 at 3:00am
Wow - exactly.
Comment by Sicile on October 13, 2010 at 10:57pm
Wow. As a teacher this hits home. We have to figure out how to fight this; we have to keep our kids safe, teach them coping skills, and love them. We have to.

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