Category Archives: Education

Kansas Declares Hunting Season On Trans Students

It seems Kansas legislators have resorted to a tactic made famous in Nazi Germany during the 1930s and 1940s, leading up to World War II. The name of the game: rat out your fellow countrymen. “…Senate Bill 513 and House Bill 2737, have been...

Indiana Moves to Stop the Stalking of Foster Parents

The following is a letter shared with our staff by a friend and foster parent, who was a victim of stalking by the child’s birth mother: Dear Members of the House Courts and Criminal Code Committee: It was the first...

Indiana Senate Bill 35 To Make Trans Students Criminals

Senator James Tomes has authored a bill targeting transgender students in Indiana schools. The Digest of the bill reads: “Single sex facilities. Provides that student facilities in school buildings must be designated for use by female students or male students,...

A Naked Notion ‘BDSM 101’ Video Comes Under Fire In Social Media

A Naked Notion Youtube video series featuring Laci Green has been prepared with the support of Planned Parenthood and is intended to spur a discussion between young people and the adults in their lives regarding varying types of relationships and...

NCSF February Membership Drive

The National Coalition for Sexual Freedom is fighting for your rights. Please support us by joining today! For the month of February, as Fifty Shades of Grey sweeps the nation, NCSF is holding a membership drive in honor of the...

Ohio Girl Bullied At School After Donating Hair To Cancer Charity

10-year-old Jetta Fosburg never expected to be a victim of bullying when she cut her hair and donated it to child cancer patients, but that’s precisely what happened to the Dayton, Ohio girl. Jetta cut 14 inches off her locks...

Things Are Improving For LGBT Students, But They’re Still Really Bad

Schools are getting better at fostering a friendly environment for LGBT students, but they still have a long way to go. A survey released Wednesday by the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network, which advocates school safety for students, regardless...

WA School Principal Punishes Boys Crossdressing For Spirit Week – Students Stage Protest

When students at White Pass Junior and Senior High School in Randle, WA were told to dress up as their favorite celebrities for the “come as your favorite celebrity” day during Spirit Week, the chances that someone would show up...

Video: A Transgender Child’s Letter to the World

Jazz Jennings was born and spent the first few years of her life living as a male. At the age of six, she and her family began filming a series of videos about her growing up as a transgender child....

Video: Born This Way – A Documentary About Transgender

Born This Way is a mini-documentary that explores the ideas and misconceptions regarding gender and specifically transgender that are common in everyday society. The Born This Way Youtube page states: “Everyone has a gender; it is a thing affects everything...

HBO Documentary Films Presents: Private Violence

Domestic abuse survivors and advocates confront victim blaming and the epidemic of domestic abuse in the new documentary film Private Violence. One in four American women is a victim of domestic violence, yet it is still one of the most...

The Story of Oct 11th, National Coming Out Day

National Coming Out Day (NCOD) is an internationally-observed day of awareness established to inclusively celebrate those who openly identify as a gender identity or sexuality minority. The day is observed annually on October 11th by the LGBTQ+ community and it’s...

Sex or Money, Which Is Better For Your Health?

Researchers put an estimated dollar amount on the happiness level sex generates. October 8, 2014 | Money can’t buy you love. But is making love better than making money? Researchers David Blachflower of Dartmouth College and Andrew Oswald of the...

Mother of Trans 7-Year-Old Shares Her Child’s Story

Nicki Sullivan says her 7-year-old child, born a male, has always identified internally as a female. After seeking advice and support from GLSEN.org (Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network), last Monday Nicki’s son Eli attended school for the very first...