Scott Gleeson writes for USA Today.
c. 2013 USA Today
(RNS) Jallen Messersmith has been hearing gay slurs all his life.
They first started in middle school when the bullying was so brutal he decided to be home-schooled in seventh and eighth grade.
He still hears the “you’re gay” and “that’s gay” and other slurs. He’s even heard them from his teammates.
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