Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Gay Teen Bullying Victim Who Recorded an "It Gets Better" Video Commits Suicide


Video embedded below.

"Jamey Rodemeyer, a 14-year old from Buffalo, NY, is the latest victim of homophobic bullying on- and offline. Four months after recording the "It Gets Better" video above, Jamey committed suicide this week.
But just a few months later, he documented the reality of his own life as one of ongoing pain.

“I always say how bullied I am, but no one listens,” he wrote in the final post on his Tumblog. “What do I have to do so people will listen to me?”

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