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Intrepid Reporter Finds High School Letting Gay Students Walk To Class Without Bullying

“I’ve never had any kind of problem with anything,” says Elijah Burleigh, a senior at Paris Gibson Alternative High School in Montana. The openly gay 17-year-old is “thriving,” the Great Falls Tribune tells us, with Elijah making friends left and right — even overcoming drunk and alcohol abuse to form a great relationship with his mother! I just hate it when I see Focus On The Family’s pro-bullying agenda failing.

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5 Comments

  • B2010

    I’d comment fully but the Great Falls Tribune won’t let me read the other 4 pages of the article. The 1st page and the pics with captions are nice however.

  • Jeffree

    @B2010:
    The first page was great; youre right–I didn’t expect to see that in Montana.
    I had the same problem getting past page 1 too, but thought maybe it was just my java script being cranky!

  • Kev C

    And they all graduated to lead lonely, dysfunctional lives. But they weren’t beaten up. kbye

  • wmcarpenter

    “Drunk and alcohol abuse” is awesome.

  • Tessie Tura

    I’d rather be bullied (as I was) and overcome it to become the person I am today, thento cope with a “drunk and alcohol abuse” problem and mother issues at the age of 17. Sorry. I really don’t think this is anything to be proud of. (And yes, I know I ended a sentence with a preposition.)

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