Friday, February 13, 2009

Remembering Lawrence King, One Year Later

On February 12, 2008, Lawrence King was shot by a classmate in Oxnard, California. We all deserve to learn and live in peace. Here are a few memorials...

Memorial from Lawrence's family,


Note: Lawrence King was targeted based on gender expression AND sexual orientation.

Another gay teen --

Take action --
Safe schools for all! Contact GLSEN, start or support a GSA in your local school, act against violence!

1 comment:

Abby said...

Monica, thanks for helping to remind people about the tragedy of Lawrence King's death and that we *all* must be involved in making sure nothing like this ever happens again.