Letter: Kapoor calls transgender policy vote ‘cowardly,’ ‘shameful’

Editor’s Note: The following is a letter from Nick Kapoor, a member of the Monroe Board of Education.

To the Editor,

After nearly a year of waiting for the Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Policy to be voted on, the Board of Education majority took the most cowardly and shameful route by voting it down without a word of discussion. Read More

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