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

Supermarket Guard Tells Lesbian Couple To Stop Kissing, Flash Mob Ensues

A 22-year-old student from the University of Sussex, in England, was shopping for groceries at Sainsbury’s in Brighton last Sunday when she gave her girlfriend a tiny kiss. The next thing Annabelle Paige knew, a security guard told her to either stop showing signs of affection or she would be Continue Reading

Texas Transgender Student Crowned Homecoming King

Mel Gonzales, a female-to-male transgender student attending Stephen F. Austin High School in Sugar Land, Texas, was crowned Homecoming King last Friday, September 12th. Gonzales told Project Q Houston that his winning the crown proves that acceptance is growing for those who are not heterosexual, as well as those people Continue Reading

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 of votes from her classmates and was given the honor Continue Reading