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It Gets Better Campaign

WATCH: New Documentary Remembers First Major AIDS Fashion Show Benefit

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

When the AIDS crisis emerged in the '80s, Hollywood and the fashion industry were both tragically affected. On February 19, 1987, Michael Anketell...

Acceptance

Justin McCoy | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Justin McCoy

Although I have accepted myself, I am still terrified of how others will accept me.

WATCH: NYU Athletics Produces Poignant 'It Gets Better' Clip

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) in the world of sports still presents significant challenges for athletes, but the captain ...

'It Gets Better' On Cable, With Commercials

David Gorshein | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Gorshein

Earlier this month, when MTV and Logo began airing commercials for the "It Gets Better" special, I was worried about the transition of the YouTube phenomenon to cable TV. After watching the special, which debuted Feb. 21 on both channels, I am surprised and moved.

It Gets Better: How I Overcame Childhood Bullying

Margaret Cho | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Margaret Cho

My former bullies pay extra to come backstage and meet me after shows, and I pretend not to know them in front of their friends. It is the most divine pleasure to exact the revenge of the brutalized child that resides within.

Sure, It Gets Better... But How?

Ken Zachmann | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Ken Zachmann

At midlife, we're all too aware of everything we missed and still need to learn, or re-learn. And, it's precisely at this point that our youthful confidence falls away and we begin to look around for concrete advice on how to make this life better.

WATCH: Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin Says 'It Gets Better'

Gov. Peter Shumlin | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Gov. Peter Shumlin

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Bullying: Why Zero-Tolerance Policies Don't Work

Andrew Zack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Andrew Zack

It seems to me that we should be teaching kids today how to deal with bullies, and we should be taking those bullies aside and looking at their lives to find out what is making them act as bullies.

The Power of Love Through Song: It Gets Better

Jason Mannino | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jason Mannino

On Oct. 24, the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles gathered at Immanuel Presbyterian Church in Los Angeles to sing a song of hope and love.

Religious Gays Tell Teens 'It Gets Better'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Nicole Neroulias Religion News Service (RNS) A Muslim college student from Connecticut, an ex-Mormon attorney in the Bay Area and a Catholic wr...