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Special editorial: Bullying, gay teen suicides, and a need for a solution

A call for support of anti-bullying efforts and the The Safe Schools Improvement Act. Last Sunday a 30 year old gay man was lured into a house in the Bronx where he thought he would be attending a party. Instead, he was tortured and sodomized by a group of teenagers and young adults. He was [...]
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MINNESOTA: Anti-Gay Group Fights Bullying Efforts After Teen Suicides

LGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God. (4 years ago)

After the suicides of three gay teens in just one year, a Minnesota school district has rebuffed offers from LGBT groups to help with anti-bullying education, citing a 2009 edict that "sexual orientation is not to be taught in the d... Read Post

Russian Skinheads Using Social Media To Lure, Kidnap And Publicly Torture Gay Teens

LGBT / Gay : Queerty (last year)

Russia’s ongoing institutionalized homophobia has taken the form in “movements” by neo-Nazis to lure gay male teens over social media with the intention of kidnapping, bullying, and publicly torturing them. Victims are left traumati... Read Post

Will The Senate's Just-Introduced Safe Schools Improvement Act Stop Bullying? No. But It's A Start

LGBT / Gay : Queerty (3 years ago)

Just as the White House is about to host the first-ever bullying conference, Sens. Bob Casey (D-PA) and Mark Kirk (R-IL) have introduced the bipartisan Safe Schools Improvement Act, which would require any school or district that re... Read Post


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