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Student Who Tried to Take His Life: “I’m In A Better Place Now.”

When a young student of color is tormented in school to the point of suicide because of his sexual identity and ultimately finds acceptance at a private school, the silence on the left can be deafening. Rather than rejoice in the victory and resilience of a student who overcomes a living hell, status quo protectors… Continue reading Student Who Tried to Take His Life: “I’m In A Better Place Now.”

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A Mother’s Story About Bullying

The writer of this story is a Rhode Island mother who has requested to remain anonymous. Given the sensitive nature of the topic, Good School Hunting has decided to honor that request.  The minute your child is born you form a protective bubble. You don’t want anyone to hurt them and if you are like… Continue reading A Mother’s Story About Bullying

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Hold Your Fire, People

The response isn’t to debate. The response is to silence. -Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a Nigerian writer who caught my attention when she gave a talk about the danger of the single story and now she offers up more wisdom about our increasing inability to listen to one another and have robust… Continue reading Hold Your Fire, People