Phillip Parker was 14 years old. He was gay and he lived in Tennessee and now he is dead.
Eric James Borges was 19 years old and he was gay and he worked at The Trevor Project and now he’s dead.
The Weekly Standard sent out a ranty, uninformed tirade in support of homophobia, and then apologized for it. NOT.
Add “outing your students” to the list of gay bullying solutions that don’t work.
14-year-old Jamey Rodemeyer’s bullies won’t be charged criminally. So what can be done to prevent this from happening again?
“Prosecutors said the first trial showed that the case was too emotional to take to trial a second time. “The first jury was unable to keep their emotions out of it,”
How did an anti-bullying bill become a pro-bullying bill?
“I covered myself, I shielded my body, and he just kept hitting me and nobody did anything.”
I wish we were all in a room so I could say, “If you are LGBTQI, could you please raise your hand if you believe you had room to develop your identity at your preK-12 schools? Your full identity?”
Sebastian’s Team Pick: An important response to Jamey Rodemeyer’s suicide and the culture of anti-gay bullying.
“They have no heart, is what it basically comes down to for me.”
Laneia’s Team Pick: An interesting article on the ‘Lady Gaga changed my life!’ revolution.
New survey shows that most US young people don’t find homophobic, racial or sexist slurs offensive. Is this a good or bad thing?
Jamey Rodemeyer loved Lady Gaga, made an It Gets Better video, had a cute tumblr, and now he is dead.
You too can write articles on gay youth by utilizing terrible or possibly zero research or evidence!
The jury in the trial of Larry King’s killer has been unable to reach a verdict.
Yesterday Brandon McInerney’s defense team rested their case in the murder trial of 15-year-old Larry King and according to them, it was King that was the bully, not McInerney.
The future is bright for the brave high school students who fight for GSAs in their schools.
In the past two years, nine teenagers in Minnesota’s Anoka-Hennepin School District have committed suicide. The district is represented by Michele Bachmann, has numerous anti-gay policies. Coincidence? Critics think not.
Schoolkids in California are one step away from having gay role models included in their standard social science curriculum.