Gay teen leads fight for change amid T-shirt dispute

Here is an insipirng story for stsnding up for yourself. From The Kansas City Star:

As president of her high school club, the Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) at Blue Springs South, Bailee liked the idea of having T-shirts made like other student groups.

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She found a slogan with a deeper message on the Internet: “Why is it that as a culture, we are more comfortable seeing two men holding guns than holding hands?”

She emailed her order for a dozen shirts from Rod’s Sporting Goods in Blue Springs. A clerk told her they would be ready in a week.

Except everything changed the next morning.

Read the full story It’s worth it to see how Bailee responded with dignity while making a larger point.

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