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Athlete: Sex assault ed needed in high school

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  • Steubenville rape trial sparked college football player to fight for change
  • Connor Clancy’s petition calls for high school coaches to teach sex violence prevention

Connor Clancy plays on the defensive line at Colby College in Maine. He teamed up with a professor to put a petition on change.org. They want the National Federation of High School Associations to partner with an activist organization to develop a course for athletic coaches on sexual violence prevention. Tens of thousands of people have already signed it. On Raising America, Kyra Phillips talked with Connor about how he got involved.

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