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Tyler Clementi Foundation Launches Anti-Bullying Toolkit for Christian Communities

Tyler Clementi
Faith and Religion National
The toolkit creates a simple, effective and empowering framework for stopping, and ultimately ending, bullying, beginning on the first day of any Sunday school or youth group. ...
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Ex-Focus on the Family Daughter Amber Cantorna ‘Refocuses’ Her Life Mission

Amber Cantrorna
Faith and Religion National
Amber Cantorna is openly gay and married to a woman named Clara. The decision to embrace her own truth almost cost her everything. ...
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One Key Factor Raises Gay and Lesbian Teens’ Suicide Risk, New Study

Health
Teens who are gay or lesbian but engage in heterosexual sex are at higher risk of a suicide attempt, new research suggests. The investigators found that 4 percent experienced "sexual orientation discordance" - sexual contact that's contrary to a person's sexual orientation. ...
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Bea Arthur Residence for LGBT Youth Dedicated in Manhattan

Entertainment National
This Bea Arthur Residence will house 18 homeless LGBTQ young people, and it was inspired by a sizeable donation from the late actress Bea Arthur. ...
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First Lady Inslee Among 725 Supporters at Seattle Suicide Prevention Dinner

Health Local
Suicide prevention advocates from all walks of life dined together in a shared determination to fight suicide. ...
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National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance Feature New Family Ads

Family is Still Family Ad
National
NQAPIA announces family acceptance campaign to bridge the divide that prevents Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander children from coming out to their parents. ...
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Apparent Murder Suicide in Arizona, 15-Year-Olds Were Reportedly Dating

May Kieu and Dorothy Dutiel
National
May Kieu and Dorothy Dutiel, both 15-year-old sophomores at Independence High School in Glendale, Ariz., were found with a single gunshot wound in each. ...
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New Report Says ‘Kinky People Are Mentally and Emotionally Healthy’

Health
Researchers surveyed over 800 "kinky" people recruited by the National Coalition for Sexual Freedom and found they were mentally and emotionally healthy. ...
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Comedian Joel McHale to Host TrevorLIVE in Hollywood

Joel McHale/Facebook
Entertainment
HBO’s President of Programming, Michael Lombardo, will be honored as Trevor Hero Honoree; and The Walt Disney Company as the Trevor 20/20 Visionary Honoree. ...
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Depressed Cake Shop Remembers Robin Williams with 30 Pounds of Chocolate

Robin Williams Cocoa Butter Paint
Entertainment
The Depressed Cake Shop has raised over $60,000 for local charities working in mental health by selling gray baked goods at pop up shops around the world. ...
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