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SPLC Alleges Bullying of "Gay" Student in Moss Point [MS]
Sun Herald ^ | March 21, 2013 | Christina Steube

Posted on 03/21/2013 5:49:01 PM PDT by WXRGina

The Southern Poverty Law Center claims that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students have been harassed by students and faculty members within the Moss Point School District.

The allegations came out Thursday at a press conference at Magnolia Junior High School. The SPLC also revealed information from an investigation of harassment of students in the Moss Point School District.

The group sent a letter to the district demanding immediate action in ending anti-gay bullying, according to a press release. If they do not take action, the SPLC said they will file a federal lawsuit.

The investigation comes as a result of complaints from former student Destin Holmes. Holmes identifies as a lesbian and claims she was often referred to as "he" and "it" by faculty, and was denied access to the girls' restroom.

Holmes left the school district in March 2012 and is now homeschooled.

Check back with SunHerald.com for more details on this story as the press conference ends.


TOPICS: Education; Society; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: bullying; homosexualagenda; raficaldojfrontgroup; splc
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The JACKASS Southern Poverty Law Center never sleeps. It needs to die, though.


Destin Holmes, 16, stands with her grandmother, Jennifer Holmes, during a press conference held by the Southern Poverty Law Center on Monday, March 21, 2013, in Moss Point. Holmes is being home schooled by her grandmother after she said she was repeatedly harassed for being gay while attending Magnolia Junior High. The SPLC has sent a letter to the Moss Point School District calling for action to end anti-gay bullying and harassment. Photo credit: Amanda McCoy, Sun Herald

1 posted on 03/21/2013 5:49:01 PM PDT by WXRGina
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To: WXRGina

Is Rachel Maddow the mother?


2 posted on 03/21/2013 5:52:19 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (I'll raise $2million for Sarah Palin's presidential run. What'll you do?)
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To: WXRGina

Actions have consequences. you choose poorly dear.


3 posted on 03/21/2013 5:52:41 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: WXRGina

That’s a girl?


4 posted on 03/21/2013 5:52:44 PM PDT by wastedyears (I'm a gamer not because I choose to have no life, but because I choose to have many.)
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To: WXRGina

“Holmes identifies as a lesbian and claims she was often referred to as “he” and “it” by faculty, and was denied access to the girls’ restroom.”

If her claims are accurate, the SPLC will win the case.


5 posted on 03/21/2013 5:53:09 PM PDT by OKRA2012
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To: WXRGina

Bunch of sissies.


6 posted on 03/21/2013 5:53:55 PM PDT by muawiyah
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To: WXRGina

Was anyone forced to wear a white armband?


7 posted on 03/21/2013 5:53:57 PM PDT by Steely Tom (If the Constitution can be a living document, I guess a corporation can be a person.)
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To: WXRGina

Destin is a male name.

The SPLC needs to devise a list of ungendered, transgendered and nonspecies names. That should keep the loons busy for a while.


8 posted on 03/21/2013 5:54:40 PM PDT by Hardraade (http://junipersec.wordpress.com (Vendetta))
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To: WXRGina

The SPLC fits their own definition of a ‘hate group’. Has anyone implicated them in the DC Family Research Council shooting yet?


9 posted on 03/21/2013 5:54:52 PM PDT by skeeter
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To: WXRGina

SPLC is even more reprehensible than the ACLU, if that is possible. What they did to the Family Research Council was despicable. They almost got a lot of people killed by inciting that left wing whacko to attack.


10 posted on 03/21/2013 5:55:11 PM PDT by crusader71
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To: WXRGina

hoooooo.. Look up the word “guilty” and there is the picture.


11 posted on 03/21/2013 5:56:10 PM PDT by Lancey Howard
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To: Norm Lenhart

“Actions have consequences. you choose poorly dear.”

A choosing to go into the girls’ restroom is not a bad choice on her part. If the school actually denied her access to the girls’ restroom, they are the ones who made a poor choice.


12 posted on 03/21/2013 5:56:55 PM PDT by OKRA2012
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To: crusader71
SPLC is even more reprehensible than the ACLU, if that is possible.

Well, I don't think it is. Both are bottom feeders, and the bottom is the bottom.

13 posted on 03/21/2013 5:58:02 PM PDT by Lancey Howard
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To: OKRA2012

“Actions have consequences. you choose poorly dear.”

A girl choosing to go into the girls’ restroom is not a bad choice on her part. If the school actually denied her access to the girls’ restroom, they are the ones who made a poor choice.


14 posted on 03/21/2013 5:58:26 PM PDT by OKRA2012
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To: WXRGina

My cousin taught for the Moss Point schools prior to Katrina while she and my Aunt lived with my mom. Moss Point is just as liberal as any other school district, from what I saw.


15 posted on 03/21/2013 5:58:29 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (I'll raise $2million for Sarah Palin's presidential run. What'll you do?)
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To: OKRA2012

No, a 16 YO male or female going around baiting people with the gay agenda is a poor choice. If she wants to pretend she’s a guy and her appearance/clothing/sexual preference shows she does) then she does not belong in a female restroom until she damn well acts like one.


16 posted on 03/21/2013 5:59:49 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Lancey Howard

I disagree. ACLU is consistent even on occasion to take our side.


17 posted on 03/21/2013 6:00:15 PM PDT by wolfman23601
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To: Steely Tom

I didn’t know Moss point HS had any white students left.


18 posted on 03/21/2013 6:00:28 PM PDT by grandpa jones (obama delenda est)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

That’s right, 2ndDivisionVet. There are A LOT of Democrats in Moss Point.


19 posted on 03/21/2013 6:00:33 PM PDT by WXRGina (The Founding Fathers would be shooting by now.)
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To: WXRGina
Well gosh...get right on it.

I had a sissyfied frog in the pond behind the house taking some flak from the bulls. The butch/lesbian frogs straightened that matter out ASAP.

This gender war is just hell ain't it.

When the rule of "if it feels good, do it" is in effect, there is no right and wrong. So just stick your wee-wee anywhere you like and keep the SPLC on speed dial.

I tried to load my AR-15 with my wee-wee. Don't recommend it. It didn't feel good at all (those sharp-edged picatinny rails are insensitive to human flesh)...it must not be right.

And please don't tell me I need to add a /sarc.;-)

20 posted on 03/21/2013 6:02:39 PM PDT by RoosterRedux (Get armed, practice in the use of your weapons, get physically fit, stay alert!)
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To: OKRA2012

Is this Destin male or female? (Tough to tell from the picture - - looks like ‘The Beave’ to me). Depends on what it is. If it’s a born female who merely claims to be a sexual pervert, then she should be allowed in the girls room, monitored by a faculty member if the normal girls insist.


21 posted on 03/21/2013 6:02:40 PM PDT by Lancey Howard
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To: Norm Lenhart

If Destin’s claim is true, the school district will lose in court.

Government officials cannot force a student to retain human waste.


22 posted on 03/21/2013 6:05:14 PM PDT by OKRA2012
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To: grandpa jones
I didn’t know Moss point HS had any white students left.

Exactly. There are a ton of "Democrats" in Moss Point. I guess with the militant homosexual movement, SOME Democrats are more equal than others, because in this case, we wonder who was doing the "bullying"? Surely not blacks! /s Hmmmm...

23 posted on 03/21/2013 6:05:33 PM PDT by WXRGina (The Founding Fathers would be shooting by now.)
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To: WXRGina; duffee; onyx; DrewsMum; Tupelo; mstar; jdirt; Vietnam Vet From New Mexico; wardaddy; ...

Mississippi ping


24 posted on 03/21/2013 6:08:50 PM PDT by WKB ( Remember "Bush Lied and People Died" Now it's "People died and Obama Lied")
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To: WXRGina

http://www.mosspointschools.org/

It’s an Amish district


25 posted on 03/21/2013 6:09:32 PM PDT by Liberty Valance (Keep a simple manner for a happy life :o)
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To: OKRA2012

True. But sometimes points must be made. And when it costs taxpayers for the suit, they can either pay it and silently stew or man up and elect people that refuse to cater to the homosexuals.

PS, schools have been making kids retain human waste every day since 1 room schoolhouses on the prairie.


26 posted on 03/21/2013 6:10:44 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: wolfman23601

Yeah, I especially like the way they stand up for the 2nd Amendment.


27 posted on 03/21/2013 6:10:50 PM PDT by Lancey Howard
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To: WXRGina

Confucius say, If you act like a freak in high school... well kids can be cruel.


28 posted on 03/21/2013 6:13:29 PM PDT by logitech (I think it's time)
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To: logitech

Yeah, buddy!


29 posted on 03/21/2013 6:15:04 PM PDT by WXRGina (The Founding Fathers would be shooting by now.)
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To: Norm Lenhart

See: Glaspy v. Malicoat

Yes, it deals with government officials denying a person the right to use a public restroom.

The school district is going to lose.


30 posted on 03/21/2013 6:15:32 PM PDT by OKRA2012
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
Is Rachel Maddow the mother?

That must be it! But, probably by a surrogate, IVF thingie.

31 posted on 03/21/2013 6:16:33 PM PDT by WXRGina (The Founding Fathers would be shooting by now.)
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To: OKRA2012
ITS claims are probably nothing more than a BS attention and moneygrab. Of course, it is no surprise to see you siding with a sodomite - newbie.
32 posted on 03/21/2013 6:27:09 PM PDT by ohioman
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To: WXRGina

Sixteen isn’t old enough to really know about sexuality yet, unless she is being pushed into it by someone. That wouldn’t surprise me a bit. Groups like this are always on the lookout for issues to exploit.


33 posted on 03/21/2013 6:39:11 PM PDT by Wiser now (Socialism does not eliminate poverty, it guarantees it.)
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To: ohioman

I’m not siding with anyone, but simply making an assessment of how a court would likely rule in this matter.

And that assessment is based on the assumption that the plaintiff was denied use of the girls’ restroom.


34 posted on 03/21/2013 6:40:52 PM PDT by OKRA2012
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To: OKRA2012

I agreed they would. That’s not my point.


35 posted on 03/21/2013 6:43:38 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: WXRGina

first this mother should be pulling this kid aside and make him understand that like sex wiht feces, having turds dripping on th eend is not healthy

Now as for the bigoted SPLC, who got away from getting nuts worked up to shoot people.
Why is this place still going, why are they still allowed to operate?

It;s a hate group pure nad simple and if people don;t want or think homosexuals are normal then so be it.


36 posted on 03/21/2013 6:47:00 PM PDT by manc (Marriage =1 man + 1 woman,when they say marriage equality then they should support polygamy)
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To: OKRA2012

what ever the courts say I;m sure you can agree as a conservative that this woman failed as a nother and for her to be out there not telling her child what is right and healthy is sickening.
SPLC, is a hate group ans seeing as you like courts and the law then are they being charged for inciting nuts to kill?


37 posted on 03/21/2013 6:50:57 PM PDT by manc (Marriage =1 man + 1 woman,when they say marriage equality then they should support polygamy)
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To: Norm Lenhart

the mother is a nut and to think this is MS.

Another reason why the nuts up in the north east and parts of the west coast should join Canada and make these perverts and failed mnothers move up there


38 posted on 03/21/2013 6:52:07 PM PDT by manc (Marriage =1 man + 1 woman,when they say marriage equality then they should support polygamy)
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To: manc

Yes, I agree that someone needs to have the ‘nads to bring the SPLC up on RICO charges.


39 posted on 03/21/2013 6:56:18 PM PDT by WXRGina (The Founding Fathers would be shooting by now.)
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To: WXRGina

Yes, someone has to have the beibers to stune their nads.


40 posted on 03/21/2013 7:00:29 PM PDT by logitech (I think it's time)
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To: WXRGina

Same thing happened to me actually.

I teach, and we have a “gender-questioning” female that demands everyone call her a male name. I refused, and she demanded I be fired for “bullying” her by calling her by her given name.

The administration had to explain to this confused young one that nothing would happen to me or my job because all I did was CALL HER BY HER GIVEN NAME.


41 posted on 03/21/2013 7:01:20 PM PDT by struggle (http://killthegovernment.wordpress.com/)
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To: WXRGina

why didn;t the family research sue them like the SPLC likes to do?

Should put these bigots and anti American, anti southern, anti Christian bigots out once and for all


42 posted on 03/21/2013 7:14:40 PM PDT by manc (Marriage =1 man + 1 woman,when they say marriage equality then they should support polygamy)
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To: OKRA2012

Well, when it comes to homos wanting attention, the thing is probably a liar (like most of them in cases like this) and you are dead wrong. We’ll see..............


43 posted on 03/21/2013 7:26:29 PM PDT by ohioman
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To: struggle

It sounds like you’re in the belly of the beast, Struggle.


44 posted on 03/21/2013 7:34:09 PM PDT by WXRGina (The Founding Fathers would be shooting by now.)
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To: WXRGina

I’m not, but the whole “MY RIGHTS MY RIGHTS MY RIGHTS” bullcrap has gotten so stupid that kids think that they can simply say something and admin/teachers must follow.

Not only do I not give a flying f*** about my students’ opinions, but if they don’t learn what I expect them to learn, I’ll fail them too!


45 posted on 03/21/2013 7:39:43 PM PDT by struggle (http://killthegovernment.wordpress.com/)
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To: struggle

I cannot imagine how hard it must be for a real teacher in the severely messed-up, commie public schools today.


46 posted on 03/21/2013 7:47:48 PM PDT by WXRGina (The Founding Fathers would be shooting by now.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
Is Rachel Maddow the mother?

No, the father.

47 posted on 03/21/2013 7:50:46 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: ohioman; TheOldLady
Of course, it is no surprise to see you siding with a sodomite...

I agree, but I always defer to the opinion of TheOldLady.

TOL, what say you?

48 posted on 03/21/2013 8:31:30 PM PDT by houeto (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: ohioman

If she is not telling the truth her dishonesty will be exposed in court.

If she is telling the truth, the law will be on her side as I think we can all agree that we do not want government officials forcing citizens to retail human waste.

And she will have previous court decisions on the very same issue on her side.


49 posted on 03/21/2013 8:53:05 PM PDT by OKRA2012
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To: manc

“what ever the courts say I;m sure you can agree as a conservative that this woman failed as a nother and for her to be out there not telling her child what is right and healthy is sickening.
SPLC, is a hate group ans seeing as you like courts and the law then are they being charged for inciting nuts to kill?”

We cannot and should not adjudicate poor parenting since we do not need government officials and courts dictating to parents how to raise their children.


50 posted on 03/21/2013 8:57:13 PM PDT by OKRA2012
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