Wisconsin.When Prahl, who uses they/them pronouns, tried to start a gay-straight alliance at their school, administrators first skirted the issue before suspending them.
So Prahl called the ACLU.Various students and faculty at iForward had begun request a GSA as early as 2019. When Prahl started at the school in Fall 2020, they began the push to make the club a reality.“The school didn’t already have one and I wanted to meet more people,” Prahl told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Prahl approached the school principal, Constance Quade, in December in hopes of starting the club. Quade initially told Prahl that the request would have to wait until a new semester, as the school did not approve student-initiated clubs mid-term.In January, Prahl.