Christian Groups Plan to Strike Back Against California's Gay…

Now that California governor Jerry Brown has finalized legislation banning "health professionals" (har!) from trying to de-gay-ify teenagers, Christian bigots are rolling away the stones they live under and kicking up quite a fuss. Two conservative Christian groups say they plan to sue to overturn the law, which they… » 10/02/12 10:00am 10/02/12 10:00am

Gay Teens Face Harsher Reprimands, Punishment

A new study may have uncovered a little-known form of discrimination: gay teens are more likely than straight kids to be punished by schools and police. And girls are especially at risk. » 12/06/10 1:12pm 12/06/10 1:12pm

New York Law Will Protect LGBT Kids From Bullying

The NY State Senate has passed a bill prohibiting school bullying based on sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression — a big step for a state that doesn't include gender identity or expression in its human rights law. [Feministing] » 6/23/10 6:30pm 6/23/10 6:30pm

The Parent Trap

In this funny-sad video, "Dr. Oscar Milde, Professor of Kidstodayology" offers tips for gay kids to hide their sexual orientation from their parents. Caught making out with your girlfriend? You were just "pretending Julia was a boy." [BoingBoing] » 10/30/09 1:40pm 10/30/09 1:40pm

Gay Kids Coming Out Younger, But Parents Ask "How Do You Know?"

Gay kids are coming out earlier — sometimes in middle school — and many are finding acceptance. But some parents and teachers wonder if these kids are too young to really know their sexual orientation. » 9/24/09 12:00pm 9/24/09 12:00pm