?

Log in

No account? Create an account

Previous Entry | Next Entry

Bright Future

It's stories like this that help salvage what little faith I have left in the youth of the world in general. Somehow, I'm not surprised this story takes place in Canada.

‘I’ve stood around too long’
Central Kings students wear pink to send bullies a message
By IAN FAIRCLOUGH Valley Bureau | 3:51 PM

CAMBRIDGE — Two students at Central Kings Rural High School fought back against bullying recently, unleashing a sea of pink after a new student was harassed and threatened when he showed up wearing a pink shirt.

The Grade 9 student arrived for the first day of school last Wednesday and was set upon by a group of six to 10 older students who mocked him, called him a homosexual for wearing pink and threatened to beat him up.

The next day, Grade 12 students David Shepherd and Travis Price decided something had to be done about bullying.
Read the rest.

Comments

( 8 comments — Leave a comment )
granola_dyke
Sep. 16th, 2007 11:26 pm (UTC)
Hopefully those guys set an example for others. I'm glad someone had the balls to stand up to those idiots.
elven_wolf
Sep. 16th, 2007 11:56 pm (UTC)
Yeah, me too.
faithchan
Sep. 17th, 2007 05:06 am (UTC)
I only wish more people had the balls to stand up like that.
elven_wolf
Sep. 17th, 2007 11:23 am (UTC)
Ditto.
koshernurse
Sep. 18th, 2007 05:11 am (UTC)
Oh Canadaaaaaa
Laaaand that I LOOOOOVE!

Hells yah for Canadians. People kick Americas ass hard.

I just got back in towne from visitin' my family up in Coquitlam B.C. for a funeral and I miss it already.

Best place in the world, Canada.

Miss me? Kthxbye
elven_wolf
Sep. 19th, 2007 01:07 am (UTC)
Re: Oh Canadaaaaaa
My dream is to move to Vancouver and write for scifi television.

Miss you? Always.
koshernurse
Sep. 19th, 2007 11:54 pm (UTC)
Re: Oh Canadaaaaaa
Fibber McGee.

Vancouver is a lovely city. I have many a fun memories there. Plus Robson street is AMAAAAZING. I heart shopping there.

/spend money he doesn't have
elven_wolf
Sep. 20th, 2007 01:32 am (UTC)
Re: Oh Canadaaaaaa
I never lie. ;P

I've never been to Vancouver. I've mostly been to Ontario and Quebec.
( 8 comments — Leave a comment )

Latest Month

August 2014
S M T W T F S
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      

Tags

Powered by LiveJournal.com
Designed by Tiffany Chow