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Gay Students Feel Betrayed By Ontario Halton Catholic Board

Andrea Houston from X-TRA Magazine has the exclusive:

Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) student Brock Doiron, 17, has been trying to start a gay-straight alliance (GSA) group at his school all year, but the board has made it abundantly clear that being gay is not something you talk openly about.

?My school is not very open,? says Doiron, a Grade 12 student at Bishop Reding Catholic Secondary School in Milton. ?Most kids just don?t come out. They?re afraid. When I came out in Grade 9, I was bullied pretty bad. It would have been really nice to have a GSA for support.?

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