Meet the LGBT Leaders Who Used to Be Homeless
June 06 2014 5:00 AM ET

Meet the LGBT Leaders Who Used to Be Homeless

Sassafras Lowrey and Jama Shelton

Almost half of homeless youth in America are LGBT. Though some of those youth are able to rise above, too many stay quiet about their past, say two advocates for the cause.

Mother Settles With School District Over Bullied Son's Suicide
June 05 2014 5:10 PM ET

Mother Settles With School District Over Bullied Son's Suicide

Michelle Garcia

The mother of Seth Walsh, a teenager who committed suicide after enduring constant bullying in school, settled out of court with the school district.

Seven-Year-Old Former Bully Shares Heartwarming Story of Change
June 05 2014 3:13 PM ET

Seven-Year-Old Former Bully Shares Heartwarming Story of Change

Jase Peeples

A second-grade student shares the story of how went from teasing others to starting an antibullying club at school.

Los Angeles LGBT Center Receives Historic Gift, Announces Major Expansion
May 27 2014 1:54 PM ET

Los Angeles LGBT Center Announces Major Expansion

Daniel Reynolds

A $6.5 million gift from philanthropist Anita May Rosenstein launches the Los Angeles LGBT Center's historic fundraising campaign for a major expansion that would provide housing for LGBT seniors and youth.

Robert Gates: Would Have Allowed Gay Scoutmasters, But Issue Settled Now
May 24 2014 1:00 PM ET

Robert Gates: Would Have Allowed Gay Scoutmasters, But Issue Settled Now

Trudy Ring

Reopening the discussion, he says, could lead to a schism.

School Apologizes for Removing Yearbook Photo of Teen Girl in Tux
May 21 2014 1:59 PM ET

School Apologizes for Removing Yearbook Photo of Teen Girl in Tux

Jase Peeples

A Catholic school in San Francisco made headlines when officials removed a yearbook photo of a female student because she wore a tux. Now school officials have apologized and offered to reprint the yearbooks with the photo included.

Gay Eagle Scout Demands Amazon Cut Ties With BSA
May 19 2014 3:07 PM ET

Gay Eagle Scout Demands Amazon Cut Ties With BSA

Daniel Reynolds

Eagle Scout Pascal Tessier is demanding that Amazon drop the youth group from its AmazonSmile program, which allows shoppers to donate to nonprofit organizations.

Daily Dose: The Day You Discover Why
May 08 2014 4:00 AM ET

Daily Dose: The Day You Discover Why

Jahlove Serrano

There’s a chasm when it comes to educating LGBT youth about HIV. We must bridge the gap with our truth.

Students Advised Not to Tell on Bullies
April 22 2014 3:24 PM ET

Students Advised Not to Tell on Bullies

Michelle Garcia

An elementary school principal apologized to parents after students were sent home with a flier advising children not to tell on bullies.

Study: Childhood Bullying's Effects Persist for Decades
April 21 2014 8:02 PM ET

Study: Childhood Bullying's Effects Persist for Decades

Trudy Ring

Being bullied in childhood often means physical, social, and mental health repercussions even 40 years later, says a new U.K. study.

BSA Severs Ties With Church Over Gay Scoutmaster
April 21 2014 1:39 PM ET

BSA Severs Ties With Church Over Gay Scoutmaster

Michelle Garcia

The Boy Scouts of America has revoked the membership of a church that supported its openly gay scout master.

WATCH: Fla. Student Alleges Homophobia in Fraternity Expulsion
April 21 2014 1:33 PM ET

WATCH: Did Frat Boot Fla. Student for Being Gay?

Daniel Reynolds

George Dumont, a sophomore at the University of Central Florida, has posted a YouTube video claiming that antigay views were behind his sudden removal from a Beta Theta Pi pledge process last fall.

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