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CNN on Anti-Gay Bullying

Jim Burroway

April 15th, 2009

CNN’s Anderson Cooper did a marvelous story last night on Carl Joseph Walker-Hoover and Eric Mohat, and the daily anti-gay bullying which drove these boys to kill themselves. He was buried on Friday. Meanwhile, Focus On the Family, Exodus, and the Alliance defense, among many others, continue to defend the current status quo which leads to more deaths of young people — including straight kids as well as gay.

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David
April 16th, 2009 | LINK

While I appreciate the awareness news pieces like this bring to an important topic, I hold a grudge against Anderson Cooper for his dogged refusal to come out himself. I would appreciate this piece much more if I heard Anderson say, somewhere in that story, “As a gay man myself…”

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