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LGBT Q&A: Riley Zoss

Riley Zoss is an agricultural and engineering admissions representative living in Forestburg, S.D. As an out member of the LGBTQ community, Riley feels a sense of duty to represent folks from rural South Dakota and works to shed light on their stories.

June 24, 2019

See You in Court, South Dakota!

The right to join with friends and neighbors in protest or peaceful assembly is critical to a functioning democracy and a right guaranteed by the Constitution. That’s why we’re taking South Dakota to court.

June 7, 2019 Free Speech

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