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Senator Threatened With Execution While Fighting for LGBTQ+ Teens

Scott Wiener wants to close a loophole in California’s law that discriminates against queer youth, and right-wing extremists are now abusing him with death threats and accusations of pedophilia. A lawmaker in California is claiming he has been doxed and threatened with “public execution” for his attempts to close a loophole in…

New Study Finds 1 Out Of 4 Queer Youth Attempt Suicide

Researchers called the rates a “national public health crisis.” (Reuters Health) – – Lesbian, gay, bisexual and questioning (LGBQ) teens are more than three times as likely to attempt suicide as their heterosexual peers, a U.S. study suggests. In a national survey of almost 16,000 youth, about 25 percent of…