Day of Silence http://wesa.fm en Day of Silence Calls Attention to LGBT Harassment http://wesa.fm/post/day-silence-calls-attention-lgbt-harassment <p>Students from southwestern Pennsylvania will join with those around the country to participate in the national Day of Silence on Friday.</p><p>Students in middle schools, high schools and colleges will take a vow of silence to draw attention to bullying and harassment of lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgender people.</p><p>Nationally, researchers say 160,000 children skip school each day due to fears related to bullying.</p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 15:20:42 +0000 Tim Camerato 8072 at http://wesa.fm