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LGBTQ Discrimination

Lots of LGB youth are bullied because of their sexual orientation. But, can you imagine what the world would be like if everyone was lesbian, gay or bisexual and being heterosexual was considered different?

About the Creators

Youth who are a part of the Community Healthcare Network in New York City helped to create and produce these public service announcements that aim to show that comprehensive sexuality education is “more than just sex.”

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Find a Different Word Find a Different Word

Find a Different Word

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Do you realize that saying “that’s so gay” is hurtful? If you mean to say that something is dumb or stupid, then why not just say that? Students and faculty from Choate Rosemary Hall, a school in Connecticut, want you […]

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About Respect About Respect

About Respect

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It’s hard to know what to do in the face of homophobic remarks, gender-based harassment, or anti-gay bullying—all of which are very common in schools around the country today. In this excerpt from “Straightlaced—How Gender’s Got…

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Like a Prison Like a Prison

Like a Prison

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In this 3-minute clip from “Straightlaced—How Gender’s Got Us All Tied Up“, 17-year-old Briseida shares the moving story of her coming out as a lesbian in high school. From facing her parents and struggling with rejection to finding…

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