This morning we celebrated the end of one form of discrimination with the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," but sadly we're ending the day with a reminder that kids are still suffering terrible harassment for being gay. This weekend, just a few months after he filmed a video for the "It Gets Better" project,…
A school district in Minnesota is being sued by six teens who say they were severely bullied for being gay, and the staff did nothing to help them. While school officials say they're against all bullying, they insist the school must remain "neutral" on homosexuality to avoid offending anyone in an area that's…
Last year's tragic suicides and the It Gets Better Project have spawned a sort of backlash, with some experts saying life for many gay kids is already better. But the truth may be that we just don't know.
Defense lawyers now say Tyler Clementi's bullying wasn't as bad as it seemed — but the invasion of his privacy was still a standout in a year that's been rife with bullying incidents. After the jump, a timeline.
An Arkansas school board member wrote on Facebook, "I like that fags cant procreate. I also enjoy the fact that they often give each other aids and die." His district has condemned his statements, but they can't fire him.
Dan Savage's It Gets Better Project has generated tons of amazing videos. We've selected 15 of note, from the President, a Marine, Vinny from Jersey Shore — and lots more.
Three Long Island teenagers were arrested yesterday for allegedly beating up another boy on the school bus, and calling him homophobic slurs.