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Oklahoma students walk out of class to protest bullying of nonbinary teen Nex Benedict

Posted on AllSides February 27th, 2024
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Dozens of students and teachers walked out of class Monday at the Oklahoma high school where nonbinary teen Nex Benedict was allegedly beaten up in a bathroom, and died the following day. Benedict, 16, died on Feb. 8, just a day after getting into a fight with three girls inside a bathroom at Owasso High School, where they were targeted by bullies over their gender identity, their family said. Students and other advocates from the community gathered Monday at an intersection outside the school holding rainbow and transgender pride flags...

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