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Youth Suicide and Learning Curves: The Modern LGBTQ+ Landscape

Youth Suicide and Learning Curves: The Modern LGBTQ+ Landscape

By Jean-Michel Ricard and Mia Capuno
April 21, 2017
Filed under Features

LGBTQ+ youth attempt suicide at four times the rate of their heterosexual counterparts, with 28.5% of those polled reporting having attempted suicide within the past six months according to a 2016 study by Harvard and John Hopkins University. Now this rate is in decline. The study, which examined ...

LGBTQ+ Day of Silence

By Hoku Kern, News Editor
April 7, 2017
Filed under Announcements

The Day of Silence is on Friday, April 21st. This is a day of awareness for LGBTQ+ kids who have been bullied and forced to remain silent about their bullying. Social Equality club will have a table where you can pledge to be silent for the day, or you can wear a wristband to show that you are in ...

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