Posts tagged "teen suicide"

Another Gay Teen Commits Suicide After Being Outed

This past week, Tyler Clementi, an 18-year-old college student at Rutgers University, jumped to his death after finding out that his roommate, Dharun Ravi, secretly broadcast Clementi having gay sex over the Internet. Clementi posted about the incident -- and told his dorm's resident adviser -- before jumping off the George Washington Bridge. While we…

By: Julie Gerstein / October 1, 2010

Dan Savage Tells Gay Teens “It Gets Better”

Check out this amazing and heartwarming video from sex columnist Dan Savage and his husband Terry talking about their 16-year relationship and their son DJ. They remind gay, lesbian and trans teens that "it does get better."…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 23, 2010