Not only do queer youth of color deal with life-altering issues, says a new UCLA study, but schools and institutions are not adequately addressing their needs. "GBTQ youth of color struggle with homelessness, poverty, family rejection and bullying," says Ilan H. Meyer, the study's principal investi ... More >>
'What does it mean to be gay?' A seemingly simple question, but one that's not often asked. With Los Angeles Gay Pride starting this Friday, various gay folks give us their answers in a weeklong series. Vincent Jones is a community organizer who shapes LGBT programs at the Liberty Hill Foundation, ... More >>
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Edited by Kateri Butler
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