A reader sent the following to me via email:
Not sure if this is something you’d post on your blog but I thought it was honorable and gutsy for a City Councilor to speak up and speak out about teen bullying and suicide. It’s a topic I don’t think is brought up enough. Please consider sharing this.
I’d seen this video on Facebook. It’s a very powerful clip of a city councilor somewhere in Texas, speaking in the aftermath of the recent rash of bullying-induced teen suicides, talking about his own struggles growing up as a gay teen and urging young people today to hang in there because “it gets better.” To the reader who recommended it, thanks for doing that. It is a very important topic: