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What they need to know about gay

Through a round-about series of events I ended up having a late Saturday night dinner with a lovely woman from a local non-profit who teaches sex and health educators how to teach their content effectively.  We spoke specifically about how – and what – to teach young people about sexual orientation.  It’s gotten me thinking […]

On gender, sexual orientation, and children

I am thinking this morning about a blog post by Hugo Schwyzer and The Atlantic article I read yesterday. Hugo’s post is his response to a question about a bisexual man who is in a monogamous marriage with a woman, and what that means.  The Atlantic article is about transgendered children, the range of reactions […]

The 2007 GLSEN National School Climate Survey

[This post written by guest blogger JustAnotherTeen] We live in a world where more and more people are accepting of alternative lifestyles. Yet students who self-identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender still report very similar amounts of harassment and negative effects in school as they did in 1999. Recently, the Gay, Lesbian and Straight […]


I learned this week that I have no patience for people who are anti-homosexual.  Part of the issue is that I just don’t get it.  I just don’t understand why one person would have such strong feelings as to be “anti-” two women or two men being in a loving, sexual relationship.  Why all the […]