Thousands Mourn Gay Bullying Victims at Nationwide Vigils


Nearly 300 people turned out for a vigil last night in Madison, Wisconsin to mark the string of recent bullying-related gay suicides.

Here's coverage of similar vigils in Cedar Rapids, IA, Keene, NHColumbia, SCMankato, MN, Miami Beach, Billings, MT, the University of Virginia, Long Beach, CA, Buffalo, NY, Vancouver, Canada, Staten Island, NY,and Columbia, MO. No doubt there were dozens of other places that joined in national mourning.

Watch a video from Madison's Badger Herald, AFTER THE JUMP...

Almost 300 brave cold wind to recognize recent suicides from The Badger Herald on Vimeo.


Posted October 21, 2010 at 9:10am ETC by Andy Towle
in bullying, News