Statement of GLAD Deputy Director Janson Wu:
The Executive Order is a historic step forward for immigrants living in the United States. We welcome the opening this provides to millions who will now be able to live and work in dignity and without the fear of deportation. But we are deeply concerned …
I aspire to a day when suicidal thoughts and suicide attempts are no longer prevalent among LGBTQ youth. We are not there now, so I am glad we have some terrific resources to help.
- A newly revised version of Suicide Prevention among LGBT Youth: A Workshop for Professionals Who Serve Youth has been posted on the Suicide Prevention Resource Center’s website. It was also just added to Section III … Read More →
Electronic recording devices – smart phones, tablets, and flipcams – are almost as common in schools as notebooks and pencils. So it’s easy to imagine a situation where one student records another without obtaining consent first.
However, when a student in Pennsylvania used his iPad to record bullies harassing him at school, he didn’t think that recording the bullies would get him in trouble. … Read More →
Community Call: Doe v. Clenchy 1-31-2014
The Spirit of Justice
Highlights of GLAD’s work in the past year, including major wins for transgender students (Doe v. Clenchy), LGBT family rights (In Re Madelyn B.), transgender health care access (In Re Rikki Bates), Asylum (In Re Wambere) - and the work remaining to achieve not just equal treatment, but equal … Read More →