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WNBA's Brittney Griner Releases New Book, Mobile App Campign to Tackle Bullying

WNBA’s Brittney Griner Releases New Book, Mobile App Campign to Tackle Bullying

by Jamilah King on April 8 2014, 10:55AM

“In My Skin” hit bookstores on Tuesday.

Topics: Culture

Bullied Transgender Teen Faces Battery Charges After School Fight

Bullied Transgender Teen Faces Battery Charges After School Fight

by Carla Murphy on January 13 2014, 10:07AM

Teen is the only student charged, according to Change.org petition

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

Asian American Students Still Face Bullying in New York City Schools

Asian American Students Still Face Bullying in New York City Schools

by Jamilah King on September 6 2013, 12:56PM

It’s time to go back to school, and for too many students, that’s not a good thing.

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

Gay Teen in Stun Gun Case Sues Indy School District

by Jamilah King on September 4 2012, 12:40PM

Darnell “Dynasty” Young alleges that Indianapolis Public Schools “engaged in discriminatory treatment and fail[ed] to protect Young.

Topics: /NOW

Rapper Murs Kisses Another Man to Call Out Homophobia in Hip Hop

Rapper Murs Kisses Another Man to Call Out Homophobia in Hip Hop

by Jorge Rivas on July 16 2012, 11:14AM

California rapper Murs wearing a “Legalize Gay” shirt and kisses another man in new video.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

Gay Teen Expelled in Stun Gun School Case Attacked at Mall

Gay Teen Expelled in Stun Gun School Case Attacked at Mall

by Jorge Rivas on May 15 2012, 11:40AM

The teen’s alleged attacker, Khyran R. Delay, 34, has been charged with battery.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW, Schools & Youth

Mom Has No Regrets About Giving Son a Stun Gun to Fend Off Bullies

Mom Has No Regrets About Giving Son a Stun Gun to Fend Off Bullies

by Jorge Rivas on May 8 2012, 12:42PM

An Indiana teen has been suspended and could face expulsion because he brought a stun gun to school to scare off bullies who taunted him with homophobic slurs.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Dharun Ravi's Finally Speaks Out, Denies He Caused Suicide

Dharun Ravi’s Finally Speaks Out, Denies He Caused Suicide

by Jorge Rivas on March 22 2012, 5:26PM

Former Rutgers student Dharun Ravi, who was convicted last week of a hate crime for spying on his gay roommate’s date, will make his first primetime television interview on Friday night.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW, Schools & Youth

Dharun Ravi, Tyler Clementi and the Hard Work of Truly Stopping Bullies

Dharun Ravi, Tyler Clementi and the Hard Work of Truly Stopping Bullies

by Rinku Sen on March 21 2012, 9:33AM

If we really want to stop bullying, writes Rinku Sen, we can’t just do it from the back end in criminal courts. We have to affirmatively, proactively expand the rights of LGBT people, immigrants, people of color and women.

Topics: Bullying, Gender & Sexuality, Movement, Schools & Youth

Tyler Clementi’s Webcam Spying Roommate Convicted of Hate Crime

by Julianne Hing on March 16 2012, 12:20PM

The former Rutgers student faces a maximum of ten years in prison.

Topics: LGBT Youth, /NOW, Schools & Youth

MPAA Says No to Teen Who Delivered 200k Signatures to Change ‘Bully’ Rating

by Jorge Rivas on March 7 2012, 6:23PM

Katy Butler, a 16-year old from Ann Arbor, Mich., delivered more than 200,000 signatures to the Motion Picture Association of America on Wednesday urging them to change the rating of the documentary “Bully” to PG-13 so more young people can see it.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Report: Bullying Stunts Academic Performance of Kids of Color

Report: Bullying Stunts Academic Performance of Kids of Color

by Bryan Gerhart on August 25 2011, 9:13AM

Now, advocates and parents search for answers.

Topics: Bullying, Schools & Youth

White House Launches Anti-Bullying Initiative

White House Launches Anti-Bullying Initiative

by Shani O. Hilton on March 15 2011, 12:37PM

Some sadly inactive congressional bills seek to move the conversation from personal responsibility to school policy.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, Schools & Youth

Obama Tells LGBT Youth,

Obama Tells LGBT Youth, “It Gets Better”

by Jorge Rivas on October 22 2010, 1:57PM

LGBT youth advocates tell him to make it so.

Topics: LGBT Youth

How to Put School Bullying in Check

How to Put School Bullying in Check

by Kyle Bella on October 18 2010, 9:30AM

From GSAs to acceptance as curriculum, this problem is solvable.

Topics: Bullying, LGBT Youth

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