Tag Archives: Bullying

White House Bullying Conference Urges Action

Shannon Cuttle shares her experience at the White House’s conference on bullying, pointing out there is still a lot of work to be done.

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Being The Kind of Blogger One Wants To Be

As LGBT bloggers take steps forward toward working together, other so-called “activists” play the antagonist just to satisfy their own egos.

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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. 42 – Free Speech Impediment

Zack and Peterson are back in person with each other, but it might be the last time for a while, as Zack has accepted a job in the DC area! But don’t worry, the podcast isn’t going anywhere! This week we take a trip to Harding University in Arkansas, Flour Bluff School District in Texas, […]

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NGLTF’s Apparently “Extremist” Vision, According to AFTAH

Peter LaBarbera and his org, Americans for Truth About Homosexuality, are trying to smear the Creating Change conference with some of the scary things they saw there. Let’s shine a little light on their absurd fear-mongering.

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“Born This Way” Makes It Better… But For Whom?

While many in the LGBT community celebrate the release of Lady Gaga’s new anti-bullying anthem, Shannon Cuttle has reservations.

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100th Day of School: A Student’s Perspective on Bullying

A student from the Catholic University of America shares his experience being bullied for his sexual orientation.

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Friday Fundamentalist Farce File – 1/28/2011

The Friday Fundamentalist Farce File is a week’s worth of “news” clippings from conservative hubs like WorldNetDaily and the American Family Association’s OneNewsNow. Millions of Americans absorb these messages as gospel truth—literally—on a daily basis.

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Left Behind in 2010

Shannon Cuttle reminds us that despite the progress of 2010, it was still a very tough year for our nation’s youth, who continue to need support as we work towards truly safe schools.

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FCKH8.com Becomes a NOM Fundraising Tool

Andy Szekers brings to our attention the fact that NOM is using the FCKH8 campaign to support their own fundraising (“Protect the Kids”).

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