Following Middle Schooler’s Attack, Allies Rally Around LGBTQ+ Youth in Defiance, Ohio

Weeks after a viral video showing the assault of a young boy, supporters and LGBTQ+ youth and adults gathered for the first Pride celebration in Defiance, Ohio.

LGBTQ+ Pride and Prejudice in Wyandot County, Ohio [COMMENTARY]

Staying in the closet leads us to wonder who we can trust and who will stop loving us if we live authentically as ourselves. It creates paranoia and distrust. It’s the opposite of community.