Topics :: LGBT Youth

Coalition Plans to Reduce LGBT Youth Homelessness

Tuesday Sep 30, 2014
A plan for reducing homelessness among gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth will be submitted for federal approval this week by a coalition of Cincinnati groups.

MTV to Air Documentary About Transgender Youths

Thursday Sep 18, 2014
Laverne Cox will host a documentary on MTV and Logo next month that profiles seven young transgenders.

Ruth Ellis Center Holds "Voices" to Benefit LGBT Youth

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Sep 5, 2014
On Sept. 12, Detroit's Ruth Ellis Center will raise funds to keep LGBT kids safe at their annual fundraising event "Voices."

Dr. Caitlin Ryan Takes Home NALGAP's Founders Award

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Aug 19, 2014
On August 24, The Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Addiction Professionals and Their Allies (NALGAP) will present the 2014 Finnegan-McNally NALGAP Founder's Award to Dr. Caitlin Ryan.

Broadway Sleeps Under the Stars to Raise Funds for Covenant House

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
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

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Aug 8, 2014
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

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Aug 4, 2014
A new study finds that LGBT youth are harassed more online when compared to their non-LGBT peers.

'Kidnapped for Christ' -- The Interview

By Gary M. Kramer | Saturday Jul 26, 2014
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

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jul 24, 2014
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.

Westboro to Picket Wilson High School

By John Riley | Friday Jun 6, 2014
The Westboro Baptist Church has announced plans to picket outside of Woodrow Wilson High School, in Northwest D.C., on June 9.