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Tyler Clementi's Parents Denounce Overturn of N.Y. Cyberbullying Law

Following a decision striking down a New York anti-cyberbullying law, Tyler Clementi's parents demand that courts remember who Internet aggression harms the most: teens and young adults. read more

Monica Lewinsky: I'm going public because of Tyler Clementi

I know, I know. I'm already tired of hearing about Hillary Clinton every damn day. It's too early. And no, I am not Ready for Hillary and no I don't need your bobble bottle (though the iPhone case is cool). But here we are. And it only gets moreso from here. Show More Summary

Lewinsky: I Identifed With Tyler Clementi

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

In a piece for Vanity Fair, Monica Lewinsky declares that she "deeply regrets" her affair with former President Bill Clinton. Lewinsky adds that she was spurred to combat internet harassment by the suicide of Rutgers student Tyler Clementi. Show More Summary

Monica Lewinsky Says She Empathized with Tyler Clementi Over Public Online Humiliation

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Monica Lewinsky is talking about her affair with Bill Clinton in a new Vanity Fair profile, and talks about why she's going public: When Tyler Clementi, the 18-year-old Rutgers freshman who was secretly streamed via Webcam kissing another man, committed...

Tyler Clementi's Story to Be Told by SF Gay Men's Chorus in Musical Suite

6 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

On March 25th, the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus will premiere a series of songs, "Tyler's Suite," celebrating the life of Tyler Clementi (right). The college student was himself a musician before his suicide in 2010, which in turn prompted...

Family to Visit Site of Rutgers Student’s Suicide

(FORT LEE, N.J.) — The family of the Rutgers University student who killed himself after his roommate used a webcam to see him kissing a man will visit the scene of his suicide. Tyler Clementi’s parents and brother will meet on Sunday with two members of a group walking from Chicago to the George Washington Bridge to raise awareness about bullying. Show More Summary

Why I Wear Purple On Spirit Day

9 months agoOdd : Thought Catalog

I vividly remember the buildup to the first “Wear Purple” Spirit Day in 2010, created days after Tyler Clementi took his own life after being ‘outed’ on the Internet by his college roommate.

Silence And Inaction on Bullying Are Not an Option

Three years ago last week, an 18-year-old Rutgers University student named Tyler Clementi jumped to his death from the George Washington Bridge on the New Jersey-New York border after being cyber-bullied by his dormitory roommate. Clementi may have been a young gay man, but bullying does not discriminate. Show More Summary

Gay Rights Activist, Composer to Premiere 'Bullycide'

12 months agoLGBT / Gay :

The piano sextet is dedicated to and inspired by Tyler Clementi and other teens who committed suicide in response to bullying. read more

Gay Student Films His Year of Coming Out

On Sept. 22, 2010, 18-year-old Rutgers University student Tyler Clementi jumped to his death from the George Washington Bridge in New York City — apparently, after his former roommate secretly filmed Clementi's sexual encounter withShow More Summary

NOM Ally Attacks Gay Suicide Victim Tyler Clementi, Implies That He Had Many ‘Online Hookups’

Tyler Clementi was the 18-year-old Rutgers student who committed suicide in 2010 after his roommate taped him – without his knowledge – having a romantic encounter with another man.

NOM's Roback Morse deletes comments; here's latest proof

last yearLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Yesterday, after reading National Organization For Marriage leader Jennifer Roback Morse and fellow anti-LGBT conservative Mike Adams overlook the fact that Tyler Clementi's family was deeply aggrieved and offended by her words and instead pretend it was only "the gay...

NOM Spokesperson Doubles Down On Claim Tyler Clementi Was Harmed By Sex Instead Of Bullying

Speaking to a group of Catholic students at Iowa State University last month, Jennifer Roback Morse, head of the National Organization for Marriage’s Ruth Institute, said that Tyler Clementi’s suicide was influenced by a sexual encounter he had with an older man and that gay activists are manipulating young people for “some sort of political [...]

NOM's Roback Morse: My verbatim audio was 'mischaracterized'; Clementi family should meet me

last yearLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Responding to her controversial remarks about the late Tyler Clemnti, the National Organization For Marriage and its top surrogate, Jennifer Roback Morse, continue the familiar pattern of not taking responsibility for anything: San Diego, CA — Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse,...

Clementi's Parents Want NOM Apology

last yearLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

The parents of Tyler Clementi want NOM to apologize after their repulsive spokesperson Jennifer Roback Morse referenced their son in a speech to Catholic students at Iowa State. Morse said: Sometimes you hear about these things and, you know, you don’t hear the whole story in the media. Show More Summary

News: Mars, Venus, Gay Web Series, Dexter, Pony, Mumbai

last yearLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Tyler Clementi's family wants an apology from NOM. Boston Globe highlights the inequalities faced by same-sex military couples. Comet headed toward Mars could hit it: "It would be an event on the same sort of scale as the impact tha...

Tyler Clementi's Family Wants Apology from NOM

Joe and Jane Clementi are joined by HRC, GLAAD, and Equality Matters. read more

NOM Uses Tyler Clementi’s Death To Illustrate How LGBT Community “Not The Best Thing” For Queer Youth

last yearLGBT / Gay : Queerty

In the insane asylum that is the National Organization for Marriage, Jennifer Morse is like, a Level 6 nutjob. At a February 17 speech, Morse, the head of NOM’s Ruth Institute, called the death of Rutgers student Tyler Clementi proof that LGBT people shouldn’t be supported or associate with one another. Speaking with Catholic students from [...]

Clementi family, GLAAD, HRC, Equality Matters call on @NOMUpdate to apologize

last yearLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Last week, I shared Jennifer Roback Morse's crass suggestion that there is more to the Tyler Clementi tragedy than the media reported. Today, GLAAD's Commentator Project and HRC's NOM Exposed project (full disclosure: I consult for and contribute to both)...

NOM Spokesperson To College Students: Befriend Gays So They Don’t Commit Suicide Like Tyler Clementi

In November, Jennifer Roback Morse, head of the National Organization for Marriage’s Ruth Institute, warned parents that they shouldn’t let their children in college have gay friends or else they’ll learn tolerance. But speaking to a group of Catholic students at Iowa State University earlier this month, she reversed on that position and encouraged the [...]

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