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Bullying persists beyond school walls for Georgia’s bisexual students, but times are changing

LGBTQ+ youth are disproportionately made targets of bullying and violence.

Emily Rose Thorne, Digital Editor

March 25, 2020

A Pew Research Center study found that 30% of bisexuals were subjected to slurs or jokes, while 31% were rejected by a friend or family member due to their sexuality.

SGA discusses Founders’ Day speaker and Common Ground protest, approves new organizations and funding requests

“Founders’ Day is about Mercer and the love of Mercer,” Buckner said. “We’re very excited to receive [Jay Sekulow] and we’re going to try and work on student concerns throughout the next several weeks.”

Emily Rose Thorne, Lead Writer

February 4, 2018

The Jan. 29 Student Government Association meeting began with President Olivia Buckner’s report. She said that executive members of SGA had heard from junior James Stair on his research regarding gender-neutral campus housing and will continue to work with him as he completes his project. Buckner then welcomed Common Ground, the Mercer University gay-straig...

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