I woke up this morning to this sad news on Jonathan and Aaron’s blog. I think it’s important to share stories like this if we’re ever to have a chance at permanent change.

I can’t even begin to tell you how outraged I am about this. It’s infuriating! What does your sexual orientation have anything to do with playing basketball? The answer is simple…absolutely nothing!

Betsy Layne High School in Kentucky saw to it to maliciously take senior Dalton Maldonado out of the school yearbook. It all happened because he came out as openly gay. This is a bold move on the principal and staff members of Betsy High.

“Then I had a person [affiliated] with the school tell me what they had learned about the school attempting to cover up the whole story. I recently saw my senior yearbook, I flipped right to the sports basketball page only to find my senior basketball picture missing…which devastated me.” – Dalton

This was clearly an act of homophobia and it shouldn’t fly under the radar. I wish I was half as brave as Dalton when…

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