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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 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,...

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...

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...

Outrageous! Rio School FINES Transgender Student For Wearing Skirt To Class!

17-year-old Maria Muniz, born Mario Muniz, had never felt happy being a biological boy and decided to come out by wearing a skirt to school. But her difficult decision failed to find support among the faculty of the Pedro II...

Colorado Trans* Girl Crowned Homecoming Princess

Scarlett Lenh, a 16-year-old junior attending Sand Creek High School in Colorado Springs, won her new title last Friday night amid a bit of controversy. Scarlett says she will not let the negativity spoil her win. Lenh received the majority...

Green Bay, Wisconsin Schools Ban LGBT-Based Discrimination

Wisconsin’s Green Bay Area Public School District has officially banned bullying in schools based on gender identity. Educators within the district say they are also looking for other ways to make the school experience better for lesbian, gay, bisexual and...