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Echo Sundstrom, a junior at C.M. Russell High in Great Falls, Mont. who identifies as queer, a-gender and uses they/them/their pronouns, speaks on their experience at CMR and offers suggestions to make the school a more LGBTQ+ friendly environment.

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