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Chicago says, "It Gets Better."

http://www.tfa.edu. - In this It Gets Better tribute, prominent members of Chicago's LGBT community come together to share stories and hope. Presented by Tribeca Flashpoint Academy, Chicago's premier digital media arts college.

Special thanks to (in order of appearance):

Rahm Emanuel - Mayor, City of Chicago
Laura Ricketts - Co-Owner, Chicago Cubs
Art Smith - Celebrity Chef
Mona Noriega - Commissioner and Chair, Commission on Human Relations
Jesus Salgueiro - Co-Founder, Common Threads
Arthur Johnston - Co-Founder, Equality Illinois
Dr. Bechara Choucair - Commissioner, Chicago Department of Public Health
Mike Simmons, Policy Director, Office of Mayor Emanuel
Christina Kahrl - Co-Founder, Baseball Prospectus
Chuck Middleton - President, Roosevelt University

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