Bjorn Mustard of Chesapeake, Va., (left) says he felt depressed and uncomfortable before coming out as transgender. Brian Hopkins of Mathews County, Va., (right) says he believes transgender teens are confused and he supports rolling back protections for transgender students.
Adults and children return to St. Louis Jewish Community Center on Jan. 18, in St. Louis after canine units cleared the building. According to St. Louis County Police, someone called the front desk claiming a device was inside.
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Zachary Linderer said he wanted to go to college to major in the field of science, but growing up as a Jehovah's Witness, higher education was prohibited by his parents.
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