Ark. Superintendent Defends Removal of Gay Student's High School Yearbook Profile
March 19 2014 2:29 PM ET

Ark. School Defends Removal of Gay Yearbook Profile

Daniel Reynolds

The superintendent of the Sheridan School District is standing by the administration's decision to excise gay student Taylor Ellis's coming-out story from the high school yearbook.

School Bans Bullied Kid's My Little Pony Schoolbag
March 17 2014 3:52 PM ET

School Bans Bullied Kid's My Little Pony Schoolbag

Michelle Garcia

A child in North Carolina was being bullied in school, especially because of his choice in school bags, but administrators say his bag was the trigger for the bullying.

WATCH: Ark. High School Yearbook Refuses to Profile Out Student
March 17 2014 2:05 PM ET

WATCH: Ark. Yearbook Cuts Profile of Gay Student

Sunnivie Brydum

School officials say six student profiles were cut from the yearbook, including one of an openly gay student.

Gay 12-Year-Old in Tenn. Still Fighting The ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill He Helped Kill
March 11 2014 1:33 PM ET

Gay Tenn. 12-Year-Old Still Fighting the ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill

Kevin OKeeffe

Marcel Neergard is standing up to his classmates, bullies, and even his ill-informed teachers in a new op-ed for The Huffington Post.

Sureme
March 06 2014 3:40 PM ET

Sureme

Advocate.com Editors

Sureme was raised Islamic and confused about his sexuality. But with the help of his supportive parents and his own personal acceptance, Sureme was able to have experiences beyond his wildest dreams.

Boy Scouts Upset by Disney Move to Pull Funds Over Antigay Policy
March 03 2014 3:54 PM ET

Boy Scouts Upset by Disney Move to Pull Funds

Trudy Ring

Since the organization still won't accept openly gay adult volunteers, Disney won't give money. Scouting officials say they're 'disappointed.'

Reece: Comfortable In His Own Skin
February 27 2014 1:24 PM ET

Reece: Comfortable In His Own Skin

Advocate.com Editors

It was a long road that led Reece to OUT100.

Texas School District Settles With Former Student Outed by Coaches
February 24 2014 8:19 PM ET

Texas School District Settles With Former Student Outed by Coaches

Trudy Ring

The Kilgore school district admitted no wrongdoing but agreed to pay $77,500 to settle the suit by Skye Wyatt, who says softball coaches breached her privacy by telling her mother about her lesbian relationship.

Tough Guys Get 'My Little Pony' Tattoos to Support Bullied Boy
February 14 2014 2:26 PM ET

Tough Guys Get 'My Little Pony' Tattoos to Support Bullied Boy

Daniel Reynolds

Michael Morones, the 11-year-old who was bullied for his love of 'My Little Pony,' has inspired a surprising following of support from 'tattooed mean-lookin' guys.'

Christina and Jill: An Unexpected Journey
February 13 2014 2:27 PM ET

Christina and Jill: An Unexpected Journey

Advocate.com Editors

Christina and Jill started out as co-workers who eventually fell for one another even though they were both married to men at the time. This is a story of how they fell in love, merged their families, and attended one of the top gay social events of the year in New York.

Meet the First Openly Gay Eagle Scout
February 11 2014 1:25 PM ET

Meet the First Openly Gay Eagle Scout

Daniel Reynolds

Pascal Tessier, a 17-year-old from Chevy Chase, Md., has become the first known openly gay Boy Scout to achieve the organization's highest honor.

WATCH: Teen Suspended for Defending Bullied Gay Classmate
February 10 2014 2:48 PM ET

Teen Suspended for Defending Gay Classmate

Sunnivie Brydum

Mark Betterson was suspended for 10 days after he intervened in a lunchroom fight in which a gay student was reportedly being beaten.

Parents Say 11-Year-Old's Suicide Attempt Was Over Bullying
February 04 2014 2:28 PM ET

Parents Say 11-Year-Old's Suicide Attempt Was Over Bullying

Sunnivie Brydum

The boy was teased because he likes My Little Pony.

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