Tag Archives: It Gets Better

The UnSlut Project

Tweet“It gets better” for LGBTQ youth, but also for young women bullied and called “slut.” The recent suicides of Rehtaeh Parsons, Amanda Todd, Felicia Garcia, and others demonstrate the tragic hopelessness “slut shaming” can create for young girls. By encouraging women who have survived this type of bullying to share their stories and perspectives, The [...]
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“I’m a gay mormon”: BYU students make an It Gets Better video

TweetThis has been circulating the interwebs the past couple of days — 22 students from Brigham Young University have released an It Gets Better video for fellow students at BYU and other gay Mormons out there, and it’s pretty powerful. http://youtu.be/aU-zw1aSy5s The producer told WaPo of the group’s intentions:   “In our religion, there is [...]
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SF Giants are the first major sports team to make an “It Gets Better” video

TweetYesterday, the San Francisco Giants became the first major sports team to release an “It Gets Better” video. The team decided to make the video after a fan, Sean Chapin, used social media to collect over 6,500 signatures on a change.org petition. And now others, including a 12-year-old Red Sox fan, have started similar petitions [...]
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It Gets Better: Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus and Children’s Choir

Tweet Here’s something uplifting for your Monday morning. I’ll admit, as a former chorus member in high school, I’m a sucker for choir singing. And when it comes with a message like this — well, it’s just beautiful. Via Pam’s House Blend. Tweet
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Conservative columnist whines about “bullying” of homophobic Christians by gay activists

TweetThanks to Shakesville, I ended up reading this article called “Eight Straight Suicides” by conservative writer Mike Adams at Townhall. I kind of wish I hadn’t. Adams begins: “Officials on college campuses across the nation are alarmed at a wave of recent suicides involving Christians who have been harassed by homosexual activists. The main stream [...]
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