Boy tries to single-handedly block more than 11,000 anti-gay protesters

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All across Mexico this weekend, thousands of people marched to protest same-sex marriage, as the country comes closer to passing marriage equality nationwide.
In Celaya, Guanajuato, however, one 12-year-old boy decided to take a stand … literally, by standing in the middle of the street in hopes of stopping protesters. A powerful photo, captured by journalist Manuel Rodriguez, features the boy standing bravely before an estimated 11,000 protesters. 
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Rodriguez told Regeneracíon that he initially thought the boy was just playing, and that the story behind the image was far more innocuous. Read more…More about Protests, Mexico, Same Sex Marriage, Homophobia, and Watercooler

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