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Hawaii Conference Focuses on Needs of LGBT Youth

Two hundred are expected to attend a Honolulu conference focused on improving services for Hawaii's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender…

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National News

W.Va. Aiming to Protect LGBT Students from Bullies

A proposed anti-bullying policy for West Virginia schools acknowledges for the first time that sexual orientation and gender identity are…

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Survey: Sexual Harassment Pervasive in Grades 7–12

During the 2010–11 school year, 48 percent of students in grades 7–12 experienced some form of sexual harassment in person…

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Education

RI Prof. Authors Book on Gay Youth Struggles

A University of Rhode Island professor has co-authored a book that tells the stories of gay and lesbian youth who…

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Featured

‘Keep On Keepin’ On’

HATCH, Houston’s premier queer youth group, is all grown up and going to the ball.

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News

Two more Kentucky churches to drop Boy Scouts

Two more churches in central Kentucky say they are cutting ties with the Boy Scouts of America over the organization's…

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Georgia pastor: Banned scouts welcome at her church

The pastor of a Georgia church says Boy Scouts who are being kicked out of congregations over policies on gay…

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Southern Baptists officially oppose gay Scout rule

The Southern Baptist Convention approved a resolution Wednesday expressing its opposition to the Boy Scouts of America's new policy allowing…

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Meet Boy Scout William Marsh

The Boy Scouts of America’s National Council voted on May 23 to allow gay Scouts, while still banning gay Scout…

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California lawmakers pass K-12 transgender-rights bill

California lawmakers approved a bill Wednesday that would require public K-12 schools to let transgender students choose which restrooms they…

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