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Tokyo’s Genderless Youth | Video

Tokyo’s hypnotic youth movement are rejecting ideas of fashion defining sexuality. We’ll learn how and why the movement came about in 2016, and meet the pioneers behind Tokyo’s most boundary pushing scene. We meet the Tokyo youth celebrating genderless fashion. Using make-up, clothes and Instagram filters, these young people are challenging international social norms and […]

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Researchers Publish ‘Best Practices’ For LGBT Youth Suicide Prevention

Researchers at the Family Acceptance Project have produced a new series of resources aimed at identifying best practices for preventing LGBT young people from committing suicide. The first of the multi-lingual guides, “Supportive Families, Healthy Children,” helps families understand how reactions to their children’s LGBT identity can have a big impact on increasing or minimizing suicide risk […]

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‘I Want To Know What It’s Like’: Teens Call For Change In Powerful (Video)

Wm. S. Hart High School recreated Second Class Citizens’ video “I Want to Know What It’s Like,” featuring several diverse students, teachers, their head basketball coach, and their principal. For this version only: Director-Brittany Hartmire; Director of Photography-Sam Bashor; Sound Recordist-Ryan Anderson MORE INFO HERE The link to the original video by Ryan James Yezak:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ibVlVzGI9y0

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Ithaca College Acapella Groups Unite for LGBT Acceptance (Sample Song)

It’s my duty to report this seeing my birth certificate is certified with Ithaca, NY as my birth place. I-T-H-A-C-A gooo Ithaca! Lady Gaga has a new group of little monsters at Ithaca College, and they’re ready to say they were born this way. A cappella groups Ithacappella, Premium Blend and IC Voicestream are working to produce a new arrangement […]

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New Film: “What Do You Know?” 6 to 12 Year Olds Talk About Gays and Lesbians (Video)

The following post comes from Rohmteen Mokhtari, HRC’s Family Project Assistant. www.hrc.org HRC’s Welcoming Schools program is proud to announce the release of our award-winning professional development film, What Do You Know? Six to twelve year olds talk about gays and lesbians. When working to make elementary schools more welcoming for all students – including students with LGBT […]

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Youth Homelessness Moves Forward As a Major LGBTQ Issue… Thanks to the White House

A young, homeless, transgender woman found out the hard way that social-service agencies here in Detroit had no idea how to serve the LGBTQ community. She was referred to a men’s shelter, where she was promptly rejected by the crisis manager, who coldly informed her, “We don’t take ‘its.’” In Michigan, the landscape for LGBTQ […]

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Hollywood Star Colin Farrell Stands Up Against Homophobic Bullying (Irish LGBT Youth Organization)

Hollywood actor Colin Farrell has come on board to support Stand Up! Don’t Stand for Homophobic Bullying, the campaign launched last Friday by BeLonG To- the Irish LGBT youth organisation. The Stand Up! Campaign calls on everyone, gay and straight, to support each other in taking a stand against homophobic bullying.  It includes an interactive […]

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MPAA: Don’t Let the Bullies Win! Give ‘Bully’ a PG-13 Instead of an R rating! Sign Petition HERE

Please sign my petition and demand that the MPAA give “Bully” a PG-13 so this important film can be seen by as many kids and adults as possible. Why This Is Important Sign petition HERE I’m speaking out for all those students who suffer every day at school. When I was in 7th grade, a […]

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“Bully” Trailer: “I Made Bully for Kids to See—the Bullies as Well as the Bullied” Said Director Lee Hirsch

Being bullied is a permanent scar that remain with you for the rest of your life. Here is the latest Press release for documentary “Bully”. Please like and subscribe for more new 2012 HD trailers updated asap after Press release. The Motion Picture Association of America has a history of questionable practices when it comes […]

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HOLLYWOOD RUSH 2012: LA Gay and Lesbian Center for Youth and Mental Health Services as well as Crystal Meth Addiction Recovery

The 2nd Annual Hollywood Rush is a theater event wherein 40 celebrities (5 writers, 5 directors, 30 actors) will come together to write, rehearse and ultimately perform in 10 minute plays before a live audience, all within the same day! The whole occasion benefits The Baby Dragon Fund, which fuels essential programs at the LA […]

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Proud and Out “Queer Kids”: Photos by M. Sharkey

A refreshing photo spread by  M. Sharkey capturing wonderful portraits of queer kids. These photo although two-dimensional have great depth. Chosen to pose were a delightful variety of teens from all backgrounds. It is great to see positive images of queer youth to counteract all the horrible, daily tragedies of bullying and suicides we see dominating the […]