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July 22, 2014 3:33 PM

Sarah Haskett: At root of depression: Rejection

Regarding “Repent for gay lifestyle” (Letters, July 16): The writer says those “participating” in a gay lifestyle are more likely to abuse drugs/alcohol and attempt suicide. However, she fails to acknowledge that intolerance and discrimination from family and community create these statistics.

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