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17-Year Old Gay Teen Commits Suicide — Father Blames Anti-Gay Bullying

May 12, 2012


by David Badash on May 11, 2012in Discrimination,News,Politics An openly-gay 17-year old boy committed suicide in Rochester, Minnesota on Sunday, and his father is blaming anti-gay bullying as “a big part” of the cause of his son’s death. Jay ‘Corey’ Jones, also known as Corey Jay Jonestrader on his Facebook page, was a student at […]

Sex education standards encourage teaching of sexual identity, anti-bullying in schools

January 11, 2012


By Associated Press, WASHINGTON — Young elementary school students should use the proper names for body parts and, by the end of fifth grade, know that sexual orientation is “the romantic attraction of an individual to someone of the same gender or a different gender,” according to new sexual education guidelines released Monday by a […]