Tag Archives: Brandon Bitner

OK, let’s love the dead, but much more the living

Glen Retief voices his frustration over the martyrdom of young people who have taken their own lives due to bullying.

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Queer and Queerer Ep. 31 – Remembering Brandon Bitner: Moving Forward After a Teen Suicide

It’s been a tough week here in central PA. Peterson and Zack commit this episode to discussing the loss of Brandon Bitner, a local 14-year-old who committed suicide on November 5 after suffering bullying about his perceived gender and sexuality. We talk about learning about his death, attending his funeral, and community reactions afterward. While […]

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In Memoriam Brandon Bitner

A remembrance for Brandon Bitner (January 2, 1996 – November 5, 2010).

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