Study: Gay teachers are less likely to challenge homophobic bullying
A new US study has shown that gay teachers are less likely to challenge homophobia in schools for fear of drawing attention to their sexuality and putting their careers at risk.
Iowa Mother Says Son was Bullied Before Suicide
Monday Jul 29, 2013
The mother of a central Iowa high school student says her son committed suicide after being bullied.
Italian Teen Commits Suicide Over Anti-Gay Bullying
by Jason St. Amand
National News Editor
Monday Aug 12, 2013
A 14-year-old Italian teen committed suicide due to anti-gay bullying he endured, Pink News reports.
The boy, who resided in Rome, took his life last Friday at 2 a.m. by throwing himself from a balcony after being subjected to anti-gay bullying online and at school. He left behind two messages apologizing to his family. One was on a USB drive, and the other was handwritten.
Italy: 14-year-old commits suicide because of anti-gay bullying
A fourteen-year-old in Rome has taken his own life because of anti-gay bullying, and struggles with finding acceptance of his sexuality.
US: Ex-gay therapy newsletter claims it can end homophobic bullying by ‘curing’ gay people
An ex-gay clinic in the US has released a newsletter declaring “the end of homosexuality,” in which parents can help prevent homophobic bullying by participating in its “revolution”.