I know you’ve probably seen the numbers already, Roger, but the LGBTQ young people are five times more likely to attempt suicide than young people in general.

That’s not a trivial difference.

The Trevor Project is working hard on that issue, trying to reach out to one kid at a time.


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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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