“Don’t Say Gay” Bill Passes in Florida. What’s Next?

“Don’t Say Gay” Bill Passes in Florida. What’s Next?

Original illustration by Kit Mills By Jessie Mitnick, age 14 The Parental Rights in Education bill, which aims to restrict teachers’ ability to discuss or teach anything related to sexual orientation and gender identity within classrooms, was signed into law at the...
States Move to Ban Trans Kids From Sports

States Move to Ban Trans Kids From Sports

By Sami El-Hajjar, age 11 Republicans in Idaho, and others in primarily conservative states, have been targeting trans youth. Idaho and several other states have been pushing bills and legislation that prohibit trans youth athletes from competing on teams that...
The Evolution of LGBTQ+ Rights

The Evolution of LGBTQ+ Rights

By Rida Ali, age 16 “Would I truly go to heaven, despite being gay?” was a question that James Guay asked himself as a young child. Guay, in an interview with Time, described how he was a victim of conversion therapy, a practice that attempts to change one’s sexuality...

Summer Camp for Transgender Youth

By JALEN BERKELEY, age 10, and IndyKids Staff At Camp Aranu’tiq, kids who identify as transgender are allowed to feel comfortable being who they are. PHOTO: Camp Aranu’tiq This summer a lot of kids will be going to a camp where they will split off into...