Wow! What a speech, Lia!
“What if I told you that right now, someone was choosing if you were going to live or die?”
“Even though you can’t see them or shoot them at all, a person’s a person, no matter how small.”
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At first Lia’s pro-choice teacher told her that she was disqualified from the school’s speech competition because her topic was too controversial. But then she HEARD the speech and was so blown away she changed her mind. Lia went on to WIN the competition! And no wonder. Lia is more articulate than 98% of the people I know.
Read an interview with Lia and her mom here.