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Here's Beautiful Proof That We Don't Always Get The 'Be A Good Person' Thing Right The First Time

In middle school, it can be pretty difficult to learn to be an ally before you're even quite sure what sexuality is. These folks have some great advice to give to their younger selves. Maybe if we share this with some of the teens we know, we can help them skip the learning curve and all be more accepting from the get-go?At 1:22, we've passed the fashion advice and really get into the heart of the topic. Watch out for some crude language at 3:37. And be sure to stick around until 6:10 for what I think is the most heartbreaking story in the whole video.

Here's Beautiful Proof That We Don't Always Get The 'Be A Good Person' Thing Right The First Time

This article originally appeared on 01.09.18


Why should a superintendent get a raise while teachers in the same district struggling to make ends meet see their paychecks flatline — year after year after year?

Teacher Deyshia Hargrave begged the question. Minutes later, she was handcuffed and placed in the backseat of a cop car.

The scene was captured below by YouTube user Chris Rosa, who attended a board meeting for Vermilion Parish Schools in Louisiana.

You can watch Hargrave begin speaking about 33 seconds in. The situation starts becoming contentious around 6:35 minutes. Hargrave is arrested at 8:35, and then walked outside in handcuffs and placed in the back of police vehicle. (Story continues below.)



"We work very hard with very little to maintain the salaries that we have," Hargrave, who teaches middle school language arts, said during a public comment portion of the meeting, stating that she's seen classroom sizes balloon during her time at the school with no increased compensation. "We're meeting those goals, while someone in that position of leadership [the superintendent] is getting raise? It's a sad, sad day to be a teacher in Vermilion Parish."

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