Bullying severely impacts black lgbt youth

Bullying is a serious and persistent problem for all of our children. A report by GLSEN reveals that LGBT kids of color are more vulnerable to bullying. Kellee Terrell's commentary, on BET.com details the disturbing statistics.

And while mainstream media doesn’t do the best job of diversifying the complex issue of LGBT bullying in U.S. schools and LGBT suicide, let me be crystal clear: LGBT bullying is a serious and persistent problem that grossly impacts Black LGBT youth.

Read the full commentary at BET.com.

Related Stories

 

As a Major League Baseball umpire for the past 29 seasons, Dale Scott has worked three World Series, three All-Star Games, two no-hitters and numerous playoff games. He is also the first out active male official in the MLB, NBA, NHL, or NFL, and the first Major League Baseball umpire to publicly say he is gay while active.