Nearly 2 million LGBTQ youths contemplate suicide each year
These “huge astonishing numbers” show this is a “serious health problem,” said Amy E. Green of The Trevor Project.
ByGwen AvilesNearly 2 million LGBTQ youths ages 13 to 24 in the United States consider suicide each year, according toresearchreleased Thursday by the Trevor Project.Using data from a variety of sources, including the U.S. Census Bureau, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and its own
National Survey on LGBTQ Youth Mental Health, Trevor Project researchers determined that LGBTQ teens were particularly at risk. Those 13 to 18 were approximately twice as likely to contemplate suicide as those 19 to 24.Amy E. Green, the nonprofit’s director of research, told NBC News that although these numbers are harrowing, they are “conservative estimates.”Read more: NBC News Health »
North Korea shows off new submarine-launched missiles after rare party congress
North Korea displayed what appeared to be a new submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) at a parade on Thursday night, state media reported, capping more than a week of political meetings with a show of military might.
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NY Yankees Unveil LGBTQ Plaque In Monument Park, 'We Welcome Everyone'Huge night at Yankees Stadium. When did they not welcome everyone? Even Red Sox fans? 🏳️🌈🏳️🌈♥️♥️🏳️🌈🏳️🌈♥️♥️🏳️🌈🏳️🌈♥️♥️ yes!!!! loveislove
Prince William Said He'd Be 'Absolutely Fine' If Any of His Children Came Out as LGBTQ+The dad of three said he'd fully support his kids if they came out.
Prince William Just Became the First Royal to Visit an LGBTQ OrganizationThe Duke of Cambridge also announced he would 'fully support' his children if they were gay.
Betty Who, Leland Talk LGBTQ Representation in Pop Music at HBO Pride ConcertThe musicians open up to The Hollywood Reporter about the industry's growing embrace of queer songwriters. 'Most of the songs you hear on the radio, there's a gay behind it,' says Leland.
LGBTQ Groups Backing SAG-AFTRA in Member Privacy Fight Against IMDbSAG-AFTRA has announced that a coalition of national LGBTQ groups is backing the union in its fight for member privacy against IMDb. The groups include the National LGBTQ Task Force, the country’s … Andrea
Prince William Says It's 'Absolutely Fine by Me' If His Kids Were LGBTQ+Prince William visited akt (The Albert Kennedy Trust), an LGBTQ+ youth and homelessness charity, today. When asked how he'd feel if his children came out as LGBTQ+, the Duke of Cambridge said it would be 'obviously absolutely fine by me' and that he'd 'support whatever decision they make.' Yah ok Well what the heck else is he going to do about it? What? BuckinghamofUK Kate and william are amazing parents