All posts tagged "trevor project"

  • Trevor Project Executive Director Charles Robbins Resigned on April 8

    In an email sent from the board of directors of The Trevor Project, it was announced that Charles Robbins, the executive director of The Trevor...

  • Face Time

    Congress – and particularly the legislative body's myriad ancillary offices – could be considered Andrew Noyes's stomping ground. For years, he covered the intersection of...

  • Bully for That

    ''It just broke my heart, and I felt a little helpless,'' says Eboné Bell of last fall's spate of news stories surrounding gay teen suicides....

  • Marching On

    On Jan. 5, Ohio Republican John Boehner was sworn in as the speaker of the House of Representatives. Boehner, who received a 0 percent score...

  • Fighting to Save Our Youth

    Charles Robbins never attempted suicide. Growing up in Denver and struggling as a gay youth, however, Robbins found solace in alcohol. ''I remember my first...

  • Getting Better

    The first time I wanted to kill myself was eighth grade. The incident leading up to that was a rather convoluted one, but the short...

  • Blowback on Bullying

    Every 18 minutes, one person ''completes'' suicide. ''We use the word 'completed' rather than 'committed' because committed makes it sound like a crime and that...

  • New York’s Paterson Signs Inclusive Anti-Bullying Bill

    Earlier this morning, New York Gov. David Paterson (D) signed the Dignity for All Students Act into law, an inclusive anti-harassment bill hailed by safe...

  • Muffins for Minors

    The Sexual Minority Youth Assistance League's (SMYAL) 11th Annual Fall Brunch, the organization's main fundraiser, is scheduled to kick off with a silent auction at...