frog clip art Teachers and administrators have become more sensitized to the telltale issues. Perhaps more valuable, some schools are creating gay-straight alliances (GSAs), school-sponsored support groups that bring gay teens in addition to sympathetic straight peers. Begun in Los Angeles back in 1984, these programs numbered nearly 3,000 nationwide in 2005; most were founded following the murder of Matthew Shepard, a gay university student, in 1998. In some districts parents have objected to these organizations, nevertheless the same court rulings that protect the proper of conservative Bible groups to meet on school grounds also protect GSAs. In 2003, York City public schools moved an in-school program for gays, bisexuals , and transgender students to a separate school of their own. The Harvey Milk High School was named in memory of San Francisco's first openly gay city supervisor, who was assassinated in 1978 (Gay, Lesbian and straight Education Network 2005) Even prior to final diagnosis, i was shocked to learn that a thing that seemed so apparently trivial might lead to deadly consequences. . After all, my hubby is 39 years of age, and I thought he was too young to get thrombosis or any disease of this kind, because he has long been healthy and thin.