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

Campus Pride

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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.


Where We Are On TV is GLAAD's annual report about diversity on television

Where We Are on TV Report: 2010 - 2011 Season

Welcome to Where We Are On TV, GLAAD's annual report about diversity on television.

At the launch of the 2010-2011 television season, GLAAD estimates that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) scripted characters represent 3.9% of all scripted series regular characters on the five broadcast networks: ABC, CBS, The CW, Fox, and NBC. This is slightly more than last year, with 23 series regular characters identified as LGBT.

Resources For Journalists And Media Covering Chaz Bono And Transgender Issues

The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) today is urging both local and national media to take the following into consideration when reporting on the addition of Chaz Bono to the cast of the ABC show Dancing With The Stars, and when telling the stories of other transgender people.