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Broadway Sleeps Under the Stars to Raise Funds for Covenant House

THEATRE | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 13
On Sunday, August 17, The Covenant House will hold the Second Annual Sleep Out: Broadway Edition, where Members of the Broadway community will sleep on the streets to raise much-needed funds for homeless youth.

LGBT Youth Leader From Spain Attacked With Molotov Cocktail

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 8
The head of an LGBT youth organization based in Spain was the victim of an alleged anti-gay attack Wednesday.

New Study: LGBT Youth Face More Online Abuse Than Peers

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 4
A new study finds that LGBT youth are harassed more online when compared to their non-LGBT peers.

'Kidnapped for Christ' -- The Interview

MOVIES | By Gary M. Kramer | Jul 26
Kate Logan's investigative documentary was originally meant to be an evenhanded examination of Escuela Caribe, but when she captured institutional abuses on camera, she was compelled to take action. Executive Producer Mike C. Manning chats about the doc.

Only 1 in 5 Sexually Active Students Tested for HIV, Says CDC

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 24
A new comprehensive analysis by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals that only 1 in 5 sexually experienced U.S. students has ever been tested for HIV.

Treatment Center Accepts Jailed Transgender Teen

NATIONAL | By Dave Collins | Jun 6
A 16-year-old transgender girl detained without criminal charges at an adult women’s prison in Connecticut for the past two months has been accepted into a private treatment center for youths in Massachusetts.

Settlement Reached in Boy’s Suicide After Bullying

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 4
The mother of a Central California teenager who committed suicide after years of anti-gay bullying has reached a $750,000 settlement with her son’s school district.

Trevor Project Holds NextGen Prom in LA

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Winnie McCroy | May 29
The Trevor Project invites all folks of legal drinking age to attend their third annual Trevor NextGen Prom 2014, a fundraiser supporting the group’s lifesaving work for LGBTQ youth on May 31, at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles.

Broadway Battles Bullying in Support of Michael Morones

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 17
On April 14, New York City’s stage performers came together at NYU’s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts to donate their time and talent to Broadway Battles Bullying, a one-night only benefit concert for the new Michael Morones Foundation.

LGBT Youth and Allies Participate in GLSEN Day of Silence

FAMILY | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 11
GLSEN helps keeps kids safe with the 19th Annual Day of Silence, an event that raises awareness against the impact of bullying on LGBT youth.

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