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"Donald Trump may be our president-elect, but if he wants to be our leader, he must denounce this violence; he must speak up for those being treated unfairly. He must tell America that we are all created equal. He deserves a chance to say and prove that. If he does, I will stand with him against the hate; if he doesn’t, I will stand against him."
What can we do? Be better than what angers you.
Many people who have suffered from bullying-trauma or abusive relationships often feel the pain of resentment for a period of time after said experiences. I recently consulted with a person who asked, “How do I get over my resentment?” My answer was, “By acknowledging that that resentment exists.”...
Should a teacher come out to his students?
Q: I teach public high school in an area of about 120,000 people. My students are becoming more and more aware of the LGBT civil rights issues in our country. I’ve considered coming out to them. My partner and I have been together for 10 years, and I’d like my students to see that they know somebody who is in a long-term relationship with somebody of the same sex. What do you think? ~Greg
You Have Options,,,
Over the last decade there has been a significant rise in the number of LGBTQ individuals and couples building their own families through adoption, foster care, donor insemination and surrogacy. There has also been history of judgment against same-sex and gender nonconforming people becoming parents. Although we’ve come a long way in supporting gay and lesbian couples in starting families, significant prejudice still exists against transgender people. As result transgender individuals are often hesitant to access services for fear of judgment and rejection...