Topics :: LGBT Youth
By David Perry | Thursday Sep 19, 2013
A recently released study by the Urban Institute suggests that high school-aged LGBTQ youth face higher rates of abuse from their dating partners.
By Jason St. Amand | Monday Aug 12, 2013
A 14-year-old boy from Rome reportedly took his own life after enduring anti-gay bullying online and in school.
Monday Jul 29, 2013
The mother of a central Iowa high school student says her son committed suicide after being bullied.
By Winnie McCroy | Monday Jul 29, 2013
The Treatment Action Group has teamed up with the Ali Forney Center to address the rising number of homeless LGBT youth with HIV.
By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jul 23, 2013
A transgender couple from Oklahoma reflect on their transition process over the past two years.
By Bradley Brooks and Nicole Winfield | Monday Jul 22, 2013
Pope Francis flew toward the warm embrace of his home continent on Monday while expressing concern for a generation of youth growing up jobless as the world economy sputters.
Tuesday Jul 16, 2013
Gay rights activists are planning to gather at the Statehouse in support of a bill that would ban therapy on minors that seeks to change their sexual orientation.
By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jul 16, 2013
A teen from New Mexico was taken off life support after he tried to kill himself on Saturday. The 17-year-old high school student wrote a suicide note on Twitter, saying he was enduring anti-gay bullying.
By Winnie McCroy | Monday Jul 8, 2013
An 18-year-old Florida cheerleader was charged with a felony for having sex with her 15-year-old girlfriend. Her attorney claims the judge had singled out the case, and has rallied support.
By David Crary | Saturday May 18, 2013
With its ranks deeply divided, the Boy Scouts of America is asking its local leaders from across the country to decide whether its contentious membership policy should be overhauled so that openly gay boys can participate in Scout units.