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 of sexual orientation or gender expression, showed notable improvement for Continue Reading

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 time as Ella, a 7-year-old little girl. “She came back Continue Reading

50 Shades of Grey & The Web Teach Teens Kinky Sex. Let’s Teach Them First

By Twanna Hines | TheGuardian.com | On Thursday, July 31st, 2014 ‘Open your eyes: young people need access to the facts about BDSM as much as adults do.’ ‘Exactly when should we tell a 17-year-old girl that she can enjoy consensual erotic asphyxiation – that is, letting someone choke her? Continue Reading