Signe Whitson: The Most Important Thing About Bullying Prevention

While I soak in as much Summer as I can before the 2016-17 school year begins, I am thinking about my own mantras of School Counseling–the most important things I can offer my students to make them each feel heard, understood, safe, and valued.

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Matthew Gates: Why Your "My House, My Rules" Logic Doesn't Apply

When your youngster thinks of home, do you want him and/or her to feel happy and warm? Or angry and resentful? Household rejection can result in your queer child facing homelessness, drug addiction and or suicide, all because of "your house and your … [Continue reading]

Jonah C. Steinberg: Don't Squander the Blessings

(photo by the family of the author) First of all, on a note related to my theme this week, let me sing out for another blog post I really think every... Read more: Judaism, Scripture Commentary, Inspiration, LGBT Pride, Democracy, Justin … [Continue reading]

Cindy Abel: Hey, Where's My Parade?

When we're finally recognized or achieve the improbable, I'm going to celebrate. And I'm going to post a photo to show what is possible. Don't feel left out because your demographic doesn't have a parade or a hashtag: the very fact that you don't … [Continue reading]

Zachary Zane: Q&A: Bisexual Activist Robyn Ochs on Bi-visibility, Erasure, and the Future of the Bi+ Movement

When I first met Robyn Ochs at a Bisexual Resource Center fundraising event in Cambridge, MA, I was star struck. As a fellow bi+ advocate and writer, ... Read more: Bisexuality, Bisexual, Polyamorous, Queer Voices News … [Continue reading]

Chef Rossi: Love Is Love

I'm a wedding caterer. It may sound glamorous, but I've spent most of my 27-year career packing food into boxes and making salad dressing. The only gl... Read more: Gay Pride, Love Is Love, Orlando Shooting, Gay Rights, Gay-Pride-2016, … [Continue reading]

Why Are Bi Men Less Likely To Open Up About Same-Sex Attraction?

Each week HuffPost Queer Voices, in a partnership with blogger Scout, LGBT HealthLink and researcher Susana Fajardo, brings you a round up of some of ... Read more: LGBT Issues, Queer Issues, Gay Issues, Queer Health, Lgbt Wellness, LGBT … [Continue reading]

Black Lives Matter Toronto Stands By Pride Parade Shutdown

When the Toronto chapter of Black Lives Matter discovered they were the honored guests at the city’s 2016 pride parade, the group wasn't very enthus... Read more: Black Lives Matter, Orlando Shooting, LGBT Pride, Politics News … [Continue reading]

Lesbians And Bisexual Women Discuss What It's Like To Date One Another

Popular queer YouTuber vlogger Arielle Scarcella's latest video features a candid conversation between couples in which one partner identifies as a le... Read more: Queer Issues, Lesbian, Lesbian Issues, Bisexual, Queer Women, Arielle … [Continue reading]

David F Brand: Disarm Hate: The LGBTQ Community Unites With Anti-Gun Violence Activists

The massacre at Pulse, an LGBTQ club in Orlando, has galvanized the LGBTQ community and motivated many people previously uninvolved in the anti-gun violence movement to act in support of stricter gun laws. Read more: Gun Violence, Guns, … [Continue reading]