Young Adult

Your resource for news and information which features or directly impacts young adults; Frequent topics include K-12 schools and higher education, young adult media, young adult advocates, coming out, family and community acceptance, youth homelessness, and student advocacy including Gay Straight Alliances and safe schools initiatives.
January 17, 2014

Support continues for California transgender teen after attack

After being constantly bullied, transgender 16-year-old student, Jewlyes Gutierrez, defended herself when she got into a fight with three of her peers. Following the incident, the District Attorney charged the teen with battery.

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January 17, 2014

The GLAAD Wrap: Rosie guest stars on 'The Fosters,' 'Date and Switch' gets a trailer, and 'The Foxy Merkins' needs help

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and f

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Fox News psychiatrist Keith Ablow rants against California's law protecting trans students

In a recent article from Dr. Keith Ablow, the Fox News-affiliated psychiatrist takes on California's newly enacted non-discrimination law protecting transgender students, AB 1266.

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January 14, 2014

Young and Gay in Putin's Russia

The Young and Gay in Putin's Russia is a documentary exposing the effects that the Russian propaganda laws have on youth. Due to Russia passing the anti-gay law, homophobia is on the rise.
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January 13, 2014

CeCe McDonald released from prison

CeCe McDonald, who served two and a half years in prison for killing a man in an act of self-defense, has been released from prison.

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