Bullying of LGBT kids is a major problem around the world. That's why Australia's Labor and Greens parties have launched a Safe Schools anti-bullying program meant to support LGBT students.Unfortunately, right-wing conservative groups...Show More Summary
Ken Paxton (R) argues that trans students who feel safe being open at school shouldn't expect their identities to be kept private from their families. The post Texas Attorney General Wants Schools To Out Transgender Students To Their Parents appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Statistics from the Centers for Disease control have found that nearly 60 percent of high school students have never had sexual intercourse despite the push in America's school systems to teach students the about safe sex and contraception.
We work hard at providing students a diverse, respectful, safe and challenging environment to learn and prepare for life. The passage of SB 1146 would destroy that time-honored foundation and undercut the very fabric of higher education, which advocates for freedom of opinion and discourse.
While working security near the high school in Camdenton, Missouri, police officer Chris Williams spotted two raccoons, one mother and the other a baby, who worked together to form a procyonidae chain with their bodies so they could pull the third raccoon, also a baby, over a highway wall to safety. I saw the mother […]
Burt's Bees has partnered with GLSEN, the national education organization focused on ensuring safe and affirming schools for LGBT students, for Pride month.
13-year-old standup comedian Lori Mae Hernandez made her TV debut on Tuesday's episode of America's Got Talent, and it's safe to say this girl is going places (middle school). She immediately impressed the judges with her seasoned, confident delivery, which would be the envy of many working comics three times her age. Show More Summary
More safe spaces, better education, and media representation among top priorities. Stef Sanjati went to the bathroom at her school a total of two times throughout her high school career. As a trans woman, she simply didn’t feel safe....Show More Summary
ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr says he and Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews have agreed to work together on the Safe Schools program, information sharing to help prevent family violence and progressing low cost flights between Canberra and Melbourne, following a meeting in the Victorian capital yesterday. The Safe Schools program is designed to prevent and manage [...]
Post by Caroline Olney. We hear so many horrifying stories about gun violence -- literally daily -- that they're starting to blur together. We hear about gunmen in our schools, gunmen in our churches, gunmen on our campuses and in our movie theaters. Show More Summary
Growing up, I instinctively knew that I had to worry about my brother's safety because he was slightly effeminate when young, people assumed he was gay as a teen, then he came out shortly after high school. All of those things made him a target for bullying, harassment, victimization and violence. I saw him find his people and it eased my worry. Show More Summary
Communities across the U.S. have been testing their water in the wake of a lead contamination crisis in Flint, Mich., and for the most part, the results have seemed reassuring, with many cities declaring their water safe to drink. One exception has been a city that has always prided itself on its...
In an effort to prevent racial bullying in schools, educators met at the White House on Monday to discuss the importance of safe spaces and...
On May 3, 2016, Chicago Public Schools (CPS) announced in a press release the implementation of new guidelines for transgender individuals, which allows for a welcoming and safe environment for all. “For the first time, CPS is providing...Show More Summary
The San Diego ACLU filed suit against the University of California-San Diego after the school defunded a satirical student paper that mocked the concept of "safe spaces" and "trigger warnings."
Over the weekend Daniel Zachariou, founder and Event Director of Supanova, Australia’s largest pop culture expo, posted a petition on his Facebook page calling for Transgender education in Australian schools to be stopped. The petition...Show More Summary
UPDATE: Swat units going class to class to safely evacuate students at #UCLA following shooting that left 2 dead pic.twitter.com/XiTqi62QJs — Val Gratias (@valeriegratias) June 1, 2016 A college campus shooting at UCLA left two men dead Wednesday morning. The murder-suicide sent thousands of students running for their lives, barricading themselves in classrooms. (more…)
Handouts of condoms & lubricant for homosexual ('safe') sex, and radical LGBT literature. Adult activists everywhere.
School's out, birds are singing and the sun hangs high in a cloudless sky — time for the streaming junkie to retreat to the safe confines of the great indoors, safe from harmful non cathode rays of light. Those who think of summer as a season of sand and surf...
When will the Socialist Left government of Victoria realise that the Safe Schools program to coach children into being more ”gender fluid”…