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Using Your Words

Anyone ever tell you, you couldn’t say something because it was different or not quite understood?… then just find another way like George Takei!  To protest the “Don’t say gay” bill in Tennessee, which prohibits teachers from say GAY!!!!!!!!! in elementary and middle schools, Takei is lending his name as a temporary replacement until this bill is overturned.  Now, students and teachers can be proud to celebrate National Takei Pride Month and talk about it in the classroom!

To learn more about this bill and become an advocate for equal right, visit

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This entry was posted on December 30, 2012 by in 1st Appeared on So to Speak blog.

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