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25.03.2018

The Story of a High-School Club

With patience, dialogue and persistence, we eventually achieved our goal. The club kept on growing every week, the interest was unwavering and our student voice was growing stronger and stronger.
13.03.2018

Is Being an LGBT Teenager Really That Difficult?

When I was in seventh grade, a boy from the year above committed suicide. The whole school found out. He had done it by hanging himself. We knew that as well. We also knew that the reason behind that was that he was gay and had recently come out to his father.
07.11.2017

Betty DeGeneris: What Messages Should we Send as Parents?

Foreword for the Book “Straight Parents, Gay Children: Keeping families together”
30.08.2017

About Curing and the Professionals

„First thing my parents did after I came out, was to take me to a psychologist who should cure me”...
17.07.2017

Straight Allies

„You can’t be serious!“ or what NOT to say, when someone dares to come out...
23.04.2017

Coming Out

A decision to come out to a person or group is one of safety, comfort, trust & readiness. For most people coming out is...
19.04.2017

LGBTI Teenagers

I remember being in a classroom with 9th graders, discussing the various stereotypes related to sexual orientation. At the beginning of the class...
04.04.2017

For You, Dear Parents

In this article we will try to present some of the phases the parents share they have experienced, when their kid had come out...