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Lady Gaga launches ‘Born this Way’ youth empowerment foundation

Wednesday, February 29, 2012
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Cultural singing icon, Lady Gaga, née Stefani Germanotta, along with her mother Cynthia Germanotta and media magnate Oprah Winfrey officially launched the pop diva's "Born this Way" foundation Wednesday on the campus of Harvard University.

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School district suspends students as a ressult of Jamey Rodemeyer bullying

Monday, December 5, 2011
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EAST AMHERST, N.Y. -- The Williamsville Central School District concluded its investigation into the Jamey Rodemeyer case last week by suspending some North High School students after Amherst police closed their criminal investigation Nov. 22 without filing charges.

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Police: No criminal charges relating to Jamey Rodemeyer’s suicide

Tuesday, November 22, 2011
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Police in Amhert, N.Y. on Tuesday announced there would be no charges filed against the bullies who allegedly drove 14-year-old Jamey Rodemeyer to commit suicide on Sept. 18.

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Erie County legislators propose cyber-bullying laws in wake of teen’s suicide

Wednesday, November 9, 2011
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BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Tired of waiting for Albany lawmakers to toughen the state’s anti-bullying laws, two Erie County legislators have proposed making cyber-bullying a misdemeanor.

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Report: Fox News downplays stories about anti-LGBT bullying, suicide

Monday, October 31, 2011
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Whether it’s criticizing same-sex parents, fear mongering about marriage equality, or making crass jokes about transgender people, Fox News makes its anti-LGBT viewpoint known whenever possible. Fox’s bias, however, is also evidenced by what stories the network chooses not to cover.

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Bullying: Putting Your Money Where Their Mouth Is

Tuesday, October 11, 2011
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When we say that we want bullying to stop, what we're in large part saying is that we want bullying to stop happening in our children's schools. Which means we want teachers to put a stop to bullying.

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Police: Bullying of Jamey Rodemeyer addressed just once

Thursday, October 6, 2011
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The Williamsville School District appears to have only one documented case of bullying involving Jamey Rodemeyer, police say. The incident apparently happened when he was a student at Heim Middle School, and disciplinary action was promptly taken.

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Student suspended in bullying incident following Jamey Rodemeyer’s death

Saturday, October 1, 2011
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The Williamsville, N.Y., Central School District on Friday announced the suspension of a student in connection with an alleged bullying incident of Jamey Rodemeyer's sister at a homecoming event just days after the gay teen took his own life.

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Christians and gay teen suicides: ‘How could anyone be so stupid?’

Tuesday, September 27, 2011
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In the conversations centered around such tragedies as the recent Jamey Rodemeyer suicide, we very often find conservative Christians defending themselves against the accusation that the theology in which they believe -- and specifically their belief that homosexuality is a sin against God -- ultimately contributes to that which informs, motivates, and encourages the bullying of gay teens.

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Parents of bullied New York gay teen say taunts continued after his death

Tuesday, September 27, 2011
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The parents of 14-year-old Jamey Rodemeyer, a 14-year-old gay teen who committed suicide last week, said Tuesday that the taunts and bullying directed at their son continued after his death.

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