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Straight Parent, Gay Kid · 4d ago

Suicide: It's All Too Common

Straight Parent, Gay Kid · 2W ago

All Straight Parents Should Be So Understanding

I recently saw the excellent stays-with-you movie “Call Me By Your Name.”  In this film, Elio, a seventeen year-old Italian Jew, falls hard for his father’s research assistant, twenty-four y...
Straight Parent, Gay Kid · 1M ago

What’s Cooking in those Red Kettles?

Do well-meaning people know that by heeding the call of the uniformed bell ringers and dropping money into those red kettles, that they may be supporting homophobia and transphobia?  Althoug...
Straight Parent, Gay Kid · 1M ago

Who Owns The Cake?

Tomorrow, the U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) will hear oral arguments about whether a Colorado baker has the right to refuse making a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The couple, David Mulli...
Straight Parent, Gay Kid · 1M ago

Coming Out: Is It A Good Idea During The Holidays?

Straight Parent, Gay Kid · 2M ago

It’s National Transgender Awareness Week, Nov. 13-17

Straight Parent, Gay Kid · 2M ago

November is National Adoption Month

I have two adopted children: a son, born in 1983, and a daughter, born in 1988.  Both were closed adoptions of infants through a well-known adoption agency in Manhattan. I have little medica...
Straight Parent, Gay Kid · 3M ago

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

As an integral part of National Bullying Prevention Month, tomorrow is Spirit Day.  Does your child's school have a GSA (Gay-Straight Alliance),  partake in GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian, Straight Edu...
Straight Parent, Gay Kid · 3M ago

Why Do We Have National Coming Out Day?

National Coming Out Day is an annual LGBTQ Awareness Day on October 11.  It actually started on 1987 with the National March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights.  Observed in the U.S. a...
Straight Parent, Gay Kid · 3M ago

How To Be An Ally At Home

This week (September 25-29) K-12 students will celebrate Ally Week in schools across the United States.  Sponsored by, (Gay, Lesbian, Straight Education Network) students will have...