"Brigham Young University Students Courageously Say, ‘It Gets Better’"
An estimated 1,800 LGBT students attend Brigham Young University, the Mormon-run school that banned advocacy of gay rights until 2010. Though homosexual behavior is still prohibited on campus, gay, lesbian, and bisexual students have been speaking out to help raise awareness about the challenges of being both gay and Mormon. Now, they have produced an “It Gets Better” video to spread their message of affirmation. The AP reports, “By posting the video, the students could face excommunication from the church and expulsion from BYU.” Watch their powerful testimonies: