3 Doors Down to Play Boy Scout Jamboree Despite Progressive Protest
July 20 2013 12:38 PM ET

3 Doors Down to Play Boy Scout Jamboree

Sunnivie Brydum

Carly Rae Jepsen and Train both refused to play at the event, citing the Boy Scouts' antigay policy.

WATCH: Bipartisan Congressional Team Pushes for LGBT Inclusion In Student Success Act
July 19 2013 1:13 PM ET

WATCH: Republican Advocates for LGBT Students

Daniel Reynolds

Florida Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the first republican member of congress to support marriage equality, voiced her support for an amendment that would prohibit bullying of LGBT students in public schools.

Gay New Mexico Teen Commits Suicide After Years of Bullying
July 16 2013 6:44 PM ET

Gay New Mexico Teen Commits Suicide After Years of Bullying

Jase Peeples

17-year-old Carlos Vigil posted a suicide note to Twitter before taking his own life.

Cast of Major Crimes Teams With GLSEN for Antibullying PSA
July 16 2013 3:36 PM ET

Cast of 'Major Crimes' Teams With GLSEN for Antibullying PSA

Jase Peeples

The cast of the popular TNT drama has partnered with the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network to battle bullying with an informative new video.

STUDY: Kids Impacted by Relationship of Their Parents, Not Sexual Orientation
July 16 2013 2:48 PM ET

STUDY: Kids Impacted by Relationship of Their Parents, Not Sexual Orientation

Jase Peeples

New research finds children of both heterosexual and same-sex parents thrive when there is harmony in the home.

Bullied Gay High Schooler Settles With Ind. School District for $65K
July 11 2013 12:58 PM ET

Bullied Gay Teen Settles With Ind. School for $65K

Sunnivie Brydum

Dynasty Young's expulsion will be wiped from his record, and the school district that ignored his pleas to protect him from bullying will pay the 18-year-old $65,000.

WATCH: Adults Advise Younger Selves in New Australian Antibullying Campaign
June 20 2013 4:39 PM ET

WATCH: Adults Advise Younger Selves in Antibullying Campaign

Jase Peeples

Australian antibullying campaign Year 7 Self tackles homophobia with real-life stories from seven adults advising their younger selves.

Give Homeless LGBT Youth a 'Shred of Hope'
June 20 2013 5:00 AM ET

Give Homeless LGBT Youth a 'Shred of Hope'

Advocate.com Editors

Clothing company Nasty Pig will auction off exclusive, one-of-a-kind T-shirts designed by celebrities in its Shred of Hope campaign, with all proceeds benefiting the Ali Forney Center in New York City.

Meet the 2013 Point Scholars: Living Proof It Does Get Better
June 19 2013 5:00 AM ET

Meet the 2013 Point Scholars: Living Proof It Does Get Better

Advocate.com Editors

Remember these names — they're the next generation of LGBT leaders.

June 13 2013 3:45 PM ET

Celebs Create Shredder Tees to Benefit Homeless LGBT Youth

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Menswear label Nasty Pig is launching Shred of Hope, a fashionable fundraiser for the Ali Forney Center.

Kaitlyn Hunt Is Not the First to Complicate 'Justice'
June 13 2013 4:00 AM ET

Kaitlyn Hunt Is Not the First to Complicate 'Justice'

Sunnivie Brydum

The former high school cheerleader's pending felony charges for a consensual relationship with a teammate have made LGBT Americans wonder about age-of-consent laws and selective prosecution.

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