Personal Report: Homophobic Hate Crimes Haunt Upstate Couple

Personal Report: Homophobic Hate Crimes Haunt Upstate Couple

By Ellie Schneider, age 12 Homophobic hate crimes against my uncle, Arjay Baker, and his husband started three-and-a-half years ago, when a neighbor began to use homophobic and racist slurs against them. The hate reached a tipping point after a high-power pellet gun...

Take Action on LGBT Rights

PHOTO: MVJantzen In September and October 2010, at least 13 LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) teenagers killed themselves, in many cases after being bullied in their schools. Here are some things you can do to take action on LGBT rights. 1. Be an ally...

Honoring and Defending Gay Youth

Youth march at a rally to end the ban on gays in the military. October is LGBT History month, a time to celebrate gay rights and the accomplishments of the LGBT community. PHOTO: M.V. Jantzen By JYOTHI NATARAJAN October is LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender)...