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LGBT teen suicides continue — and so does harassment of Asher Brown’s parents

The It Gets Better Project project has helped a number of teens who are bullied in schools and churches. Legislation to stop bullying has passed in a number of states including Texas. But the bullying continues and so does teen … Continue reading

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Asher’s parents respond to abuse allegations

Amy and David Truong As we mentioned last week, David and Amy Truong have filed a federal lawsuit against the Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District and Hamilton Middle School. The Truongs are the parents of Asher Brown, the 13-year-old who committed … Continue reading

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Annise Parker on Asher Brown’s suicide

Mayor Annise Parker Our old friend Michael Petrelis has been making a big deal of the fact that Houston Mayor Annise Parker hadn’t said anything about the suicide of 13-year-old Asher Brown. On Monday, Parker issued the following statement: “What … Continue reading

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Gay teen Asher Brown laid to rest in Houston

The Rev. Stephen Sprinkle Cross-posted from Unfinished Lives HOUSTON — Asher Brown’s uncle told a big gathering of mourners and family supporters on Saturday, Oct. 2 that school bullies “ripped him up and tore him down everyday.” A crowd of hundreds … Continue reading

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