LGBTQ Issues

Read: STEM School Shooter Says He Targeted Homophobic Bullies

STEM School Shooter Says He Targeted Homophobic Bullies

The transgender student, who identifies as male, said he wanted revenge on students who bullied him for his sexual identity.

Read: A Closer Look at U.S. Hate Crime Statistics

A Closer Look at U.S. Hate Crime Statistics

Here’s a breakdown of hate crime data from both the FBI’s crime reporting program and the Bureau of Justice Statistics’ survey.

Read: Justices Decline Appeal to Challenge District’s Pro-Transgender Policy

Justices Decline Appeal to Challenge District’s Pro-Transgender Policy

Students claimed their school district’s pro-transgender policy was a violation of their privacy right and regulations under Title IX.

Read: Ala. Teen Takes Own Life After Anti-Gay Bullying, Depression

Ala. Teen Takes Own Life After Anti-Gay Bullying, Depression

Nigel Shelby’s mother says her son was already dealing with depression when he became a target at school for his sexuality.

Read: Parents Drop Lawsuit Against Ill. School System’s Transgender Policy

Parents Drop Lawsuit Against Ill. School System’s Transgender Policy

The four-year legal battle began after parents sued Township High School District 211 for allowing a transgender girl to use the girl’s locker room.

Read: Brigham Young University Students Protest the Honor Code Office

Brigham Young University Students Protest the Honor Code Office

Students allege that BYU’s Honor Code Office has punished them for reporting sexual assaults and has not provided support.

Read: Update: 21 LGBTQ Students Sue USC, Sexual Health Physician

Update: 21 LGBTQ Students Sue USC, Sexual Health Physician

The students’ allegations against USC and the school’s physician include sexual battery, gender violence, sexual harassment, negligence and fraud.

Read: White Supremacist Propaganda Increased 182%, ADL Finds

White Supremacist Propaganda Increased 182%, ADL Finds

The ADL found that white supremacist groups began stepping up their efforts off university and college campuses in 2018.

Read: SPLC Finds 30% Increase in Hate Groups over Last 4 Years

SPLC Finds 30% Increase in Hate Groups over Last 4 Years

For the fourth year in a row, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) reports that hate and domestic extremism are on the rise.

Read: Study Abroad Programs Must Focus on Student Safety

Study Abroad Programs Must Focus on Student Safety

Colleges and universities are working to better monitor their international programs to avoid student deaths, assaults and health issues.

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