December 6, 2010 Lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) adolescents are about 40 percent more likely than other teens to be punished by school authorities, police and the courts, according to a study by Yale University researchers. Published in the January 2011 issue of the journal Pediatrics, the study is the first to document excessive punishment […]
December 1, 2010 One-third of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth have attempted suicide in their lifetime — a prevalence comparable to urban, minority youth — but a majority do not experience mental illness, according to a report by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
The Prevalence Of Cyber -bullying And Its Psychological Impact On Non- heterosexual Youth Revealed Mar 09 2010 — Schools are typically on guard against students who bully by inflicting repeated violence on other students. But technology has given rise to a relatively new form of bullying which inflicts emotional harm in a stealth manner, working […]
Government Web Site Makes Bold Statement About Gender Identity January 28, 2010 –Although President Barack Obama hasn’t offered a lengthy speech about gender as he did about race, he had made his feelings known: discrimination against transgender individuals is not acceptable. The New York Times reports that the federal jobs Web site has new language […]