Utah Case Studies in Civil Dialogue

Case Study 3: The LGBTQ+ Advocate and the Mormon Mom

Laura's Story

Watch the video below. Look for the answers to these questions:

1. What were Laura’s views about homeless kids in Utah before meeting Marian?

2. What fears did Laura have about being associated with the LGBTQ+ community before meeting Marian?

3. What kind of attitude did Laura bring to her interactions with Marian?


After watching the video, write the answers to the questions above on your own paper. 


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