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via Queerty by Queerty on 11/11/09


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He's got a small voice, and he's just one kid, but 10-year-old Arkansas fifth grader (he skipped a grade) Will Phillips might as well have Barack Obama's ear as much as Joe Solmonese. That's because Phillips, who's already aware of the gay rights struggle at such a young age, is making a small stand against a nation with discriminatory policies on the books: he's refusing to recite the Pledge Of Allegiance at school.

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