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Awesome prom proposal! Ahhh, spring is in the air. Birds are nesting, flowers are blooming and tuxedo rental shops are bustling with business for a busy prom season. Anthony Martinez is an ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 75 comments on Fri Apr 24, 2015 at 12:12 PM PDT with 237 Recommends
Anais Celini, 18, attends Martin Luther High School in Maspeth, NY. She is a senior and was planning to go to the prom with her boyfriend, Nathaniel Baez. Not so ...
by rserven
Comment Count 29 comments on Fri Apr 25, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 79 Recommends
I had a "different" kind of Senior class; we cancelled our prom and had just a regular dance, spending the decoration money on a really good Led Zeppelin cover band called "Bible" and the dress, ...
by weck
Comment Count 61 comments on Wed Oct 30, 2013 at 09:55 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by smileycreek
Comment Count 331 comments on Fri May 31, 2013 at 07:25 AM PDT with 64 Recommends
It is becoming an annual event. LGBT student wants to attend a prom in comfort. School objects. Legal battle ensues. It has become so regular that this must be at least the third or fourth diary ...
by rserven
Comment Count 63 comments on Sat Feb 23, 2013 at 02:43 PM PST with 70 Recommends
Y'know, folks... I'm often more than a little slow in the uptake. My MOS is that, no matter what, I try to allow the furor over an issue to die down a bit before taking up a mantle of outrage, ...
by GraciesDaddy
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Feb 22, 2013 at 01:57 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Aren't you just sick as hell of hearing about things like this? I know I am. http://www.lex18.com/news/same-sex-couple-denied-entrance-to-lexington-catholic-high-school-prom/ A Lexington Catholic ...
by ekyprogressive
Comment Count 54 comments on Sun May 13, 2012 at 08:45 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
http://gma.yahoo.com/blogs/abc-blogs/lawsuit-student-body-president-removed-over-gay-prom-184454366--abc-news.html It really irritates me when school officials try to interject their hatred on kids ...
by According to Fish
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Mar 25, 2012 at 10:35 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Reports are circulating across the internet that the Itawamba School District officials in Mississippi, who denied lesbian student Constance McMillen the right to attend prom in a tuxedo and with a ...
by mph2005
Comment Count 102 comments on Mon Apr 05, 2010 at 12:41 PM PDT with 63 Recommends
Oh. My. God . Deramous was one of about 25 Oxford High students who were disciplined for violating the dress code ...
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 411 comments on Sat Apr 03, 2010 at 09:32 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
To its credit, the ACLU takes civil liberties very seriously, and therefore has been willing to defend even Nazis, the KKK, and others whose opinion and beliefs are not accepted by mainstream society.
by Ahadave
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Apr 01, 2010 at 08:06 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
While the Connie McMillen prom saga continues in Mississippi (and please,
by JR
Comment Count 75 comments on Mon Mar 15, 2010 at 05:03 PM PDT with 229 Recommends
As the cowardly public school leadership in Fulton, Miss., cancels the Itawamba Agricultural High School prom out of fear and loathing of difference, 18-year-old Constance McMillen stands strong in ...
by National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Mar 15, 2010 at 09:24 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
For the most part, I was overwhelmingly grateful for the outrage and offers of assistance that arose from my diary a few days ago about the decision of the Itawamba County, Mississippi school board'...
by JR
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Mar 14, 2010 at 12:47 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
You guys are amazing: the reaction to yesterday's post about the bigots of the Itawamba County School Board and their craven decision to cancel prom for Itawamba Agricultural High School, rather ...
by JR
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Mar 12, 2010 at 07:56 AM PST with 50 Recommends
This is good news. Most of us have heard about the Itawamba County, Mississippi, School District's decision to cancel the prom at Itawamba Agricultural High School (near Tupelo, Mississippi) rather ...
by TomP
Comment Count 289 comments on Fri Mar 12, 2010 at 07:18 AM PST with 571 Recommends
In 1962, the city of Jackson, Mississippi realized that it would have to desegregate its five public swimming pools. Rather than face the prospect of having to share a swimming pool with blacks, ...
by JR
Comment Count 513 comments on Thu Mar 11, 2010 at 10:56 AM PST with 570 Recommends
In 2008, when most Americans were too busy to elect their first African American President, a small town in Mississippi was pontificating and finally preparing for their first integrated prom. Yes, ...
by Dorian W Gray
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2009 at 12:46 PM PST with 17 Recommends
I've been losing sleep over this election, like I would guess that many of you have, and had a thought about Palin and her place in the election that I thought that I would share... This is the ...
by aliko
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Sep 06, 2008 at 05:49 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
In my high school, nearly 15 years ago, Prom was quickly approaching. Everyone was very excited. And if you knew anything at all about that school, you knew there were only two people with a ...
by imported beer
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Jan 29, 2008 at 09:11 AM PST with 3 Recommends