A KC mom of a trans daughter speaks with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, challenging her to provide more protections for LGBT students.
A KC mom of a trans daughter speaks with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, challenging her to provide more protections for LGBT students. Debi Jackson via Medium
A KC mom of a trans daughter speaks with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, challenging her to provide more protections for LGBT students. Debi Jackson via Medium

KC mom of trans girl Avery Jackson challenges Betsy DeVos to ‘provide real leadership’

October 29, 2017 07:00 AM

UPDATED October 29, 2017 07:50 AM

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