by Zack Ford Posted on December 31, 2014
Transgender teenager Leelah Alcorn's death was a preventable tragedy. Acknowledging that truth is the first step in fixing the problem.
by Shannon Greenwood Posted on July 17, 2014 Updated: July 17, 2014
One teenage girl's fight against Instagram's nudity policies, which only seem to punish women of a certain size.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 18, 2014 Updated: June 18, 2014
She's only twelve, but she's a hard twelve. Talking to author Alena Smith about Tween Hobo, Twitter star turned road-weary novel protagonist.
by Josh Israel Posted on April 21, 2014
Troop 98 has stood by its openly gay Scoutmaster in the face of the national organization’s attempt to remove him for being an “avowed homosexual.”
by Josh Israel Posted on April 7, 2014 Updated: April 21, 2014
One Scoutmaster and his troop's church sponsor are standing up to the BSA ban on openly LGBT adults.
by Josh Israel Posted on March 3, 2014
The Walt Disney Company, like its Walt Disney World subsidiary, will no longer provide grant funding to the Boy Scouts of America due to the organization's recently reaffirmed ban on LGBT adult volunteers.
by Carimah Townes Posted on January 30, 2014 Updated: January 30, 2014
The child death rate in Detroit exceeds that of many third world countries.
by Josh Israel Posted on January 1, 2014 Updated: January 2, 2014
A new policy allowing openly gay youth to participate in Boy Scouts of America -- but continuing to prohibit LGBT adults from serving as leaders -- went into effect Wednesday.
by Jesse Vogel - Guest Contributor Posted on November 22, 2013
As negotiations at the U.N. climate talks in Warsaw face repeated impasses, youth activists are bringing developed and developing countries together.
by Scott Keyes Posted on June 11, 2013 Updated: June 11, 2013