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California Mom Blames Bullying for Gay Son’s Death

She said kids relentlessly teased her son because of his sexual orientation.

Washington Family Seeks $20M From School District Over Gay Son’s Bullying

The family says the boy suffered nonstop teasing and multiple acts of violence as students filmed the incidents for social media clout.

12-YO Dies by Suicide After Bullies Say He’d Go to Hell for Being Gay

"He didn't care, or at least we thought he didn't care, and that's what's really difficult for us because we thought he didn't care."

Hundreds Protest After School Suspends Bullied Gay Teen

Students at Lee's Summit High School say administrators have failed to stop the bullying, and the victim and his friends have been punished after they tried to defend themselves.

Out Lawmakers Reintroduce Anti-Bullying Bill to Honor Tyler Clementi

Clementi died by suicide in 2010 after experiencing homophobic bullying from his roommate and another college student.

Dan Levy's Mom Calls Out His Childhood 'Bully Punks'

"This goes out to the bully punks at Camp WTF who made life miserable for a certain cabin-mate back in the summer of '96," Deborah Divine tweeted.

Report: Most LGBTQ+ Students Verbally Harassed in School

New findings from GLSEN show that anti-LGBTQ+ harassment and bullying remain distressingly common.

Little Fires Everywhere's Megan Stott on the LGBTQ Importance of Izzy

The 16-year-old actress discusses lessons she learned from portraying a queer '90s teen in the hit Hulu drama.

We Don't Have to Just Accept Anti-LGBTQ Bullying

Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi tells us why he thinks government has a responsibility to reduce harassment in our schools.

Congressman Introduces LGBTQ-Inclusive Antibullying Bill

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi's bill would help states set up antibullying task forces.

Antigay Tennessee D.A. Won't Bring Charges in Outed Bi Teen's Suicide

Channing Smith died by suicide after being outed online, but D.A. Craig Northcott says no crimes were committed by those who shared Smith's personal messages.

For Bullied Trans Youth, Online Education Can Be a Lifesaver

Education is for everyone, but one kind of education isn't. 

LGBTQ Twitter Supports Gay Youth Who Punched Bully

Indiana teen Jordan Steffy expressed some regret for using physical force against his harasser, but he's getting support for standing up for himself.

College Students Say They Were Kicked Out of Frat Party for Being Gay

The University of Memphis says it is investigating the event as "bigotry."

Cheerleaders Rally for Gay Teammate After Football Players Hurl Slurs

A 14-year-old male cheerleader was reportedly harassed by members of his own football team -- but he bravely kept cheering.

Justin Tranter Was Punished in H.S. for Enduring Anti-LGBTQ Bullying

The out songwriter shared a disturbing story of harassment at a Spirit Day concert and fundraiser.

Democratic Candidates Tell LGBTQ Youth on Spirit Day: 'You're Not Alone'

Sen. Kamala Harris, Vice President Joe Biden, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, and Sen. Cory Booker take a stand against bullying.

Gay Texas Teen Bullied After Nomination for Homecoming King

Justin Boone faced an antigay backlash that forced him to stay home the day the homecoming wins were announced.

Bi Youth Gets 14 Years in Jail for Killing Teen He Claims Bullied Him

Abel Cedeno, convicted of killing one fellow student and seriously wounding another, said he had endured years of anti-LGBTQ bullying.