GLAAD's Resources on Bullying

Fall 2010

In the wake of the recent youth suicides caused by anti-gay bullying, GLAAD extends our deepest sympathies to the families and friends of the young men who took their lives, while urging the nation's media to investigate the anti-gay climate that contributes to putting young people in harm's way.

Read GLAAD's Statement

Read GLSEN, PFLAG, and the Trevor Project's Statement

Visit the It Gets Better Project,, MTV's A Thin Line Campaign, and the Make It Better Project endorsed by GLAAD.

It Gets Better Stop Bullying A Thin Line Make It Better

Press Contacts

Aaron McQuade
Associate Director of National News
(646) 871-8026

Rich Ferraro
Director of Communications
(646) 871-8011

Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
Anthony Ramos
(646) 388-6575

The Trevor Project
Laura McGinnis
(323) 423-7405 310.271.8845*226

Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
Jean-Marie Navetta
(202) 467-8180 ext. 213

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
(212) 363-3500

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Missing Voices: A study of religious voices in mainstream media reports about LGBT equality

A three-year study of mainstream news coverage about the intersection of religion and issues affecting the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community1 showed that media outlets overwhelmingly quoted or interviewed sources from Evangelical Christian organizations to speak about LGBT lives, and the messages from those sources were significantly more negative than positive, resulting in a 'religion versus gay' framing.

Guía para una Cobertura Objetiva de Personas y Temas Transgénero

GLAAD le insta a todos los medios de comunicación a prestar mucha atención al lenguaje que se emplea a la hora de cubrir cualquier noticia (sobre todo las historias de crímenes) que tenga que ver con la comunidad lésbica, gay, bisexual y transgénero (LGBT).

Amplify Your Voice Resource Kit

No one should be bullied or called names simply for being who they are. Still, millions of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth are made to feel like they don't fit in every day; some even feel unsafe. Check out GLAAD's Amplify Your Voice Resource Kit to find tips and information for educators, parents and youth.