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Danger zone: school, part 2 #singapore

Danger zone: school, part 2 #singapore

“Between grades 6 and 8, forty percent of LGBT students report being physically assaulted in school,” said Eliza Byard, executive director of the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN), a US organisation deeply involved in research an advocacy in relation to bias, harassment and violence in schools against LGBT kids. “Of high school students, twenty percent report the same. “The result is that they skip school, they feel depressed and ultimately their prospects in life suffers” because of difficulties in their school years. Whatever one’s beliefs are about homosexuality, would any reasonable person want that to happen to any child? This is GLSEN’s primary message. “At its foundation, this is an issue of [bullying] behaviour, not belief,” stressed Byard. GLSEN works with educators, policymakers, community leaders and students to address anti-LGBT bullying and b...

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