Thank You!

Thank you guys for giving us more signatures! Keep up the good work and don’t forget to tell your friends and family! 😀 ❤ -Ash

This, Right Here, Is My, Presentation

Our presentations are finally here! We’re here to spread awareness and educate people on the discrimination against the LGBTQ+ community in healthcare environments. We’ve been campaigning for change and to help stop the repeal of the Affordable Care Act for around 2 months. Discrimination against the LGBTQ+ community in healthcare environments may not happen in … More This, Right Here, Is My, Presentation

P.R.I.D.E

Proud to accept and be true to and love myself. Remember that there are those who understand and accept me, even through the hate I face. I know that there are stigmas against me, but I will stay strong. Deep down I know I am capable of being happy as I am. Everlasting love is … More P.R.I.D.E

Trump Does Not Have Pride

“The Trump-Pence administration’s latest attack threatens LGBTQ people by permitting medical providers to deny critical care based on personal beliefs,” said HRC Government Affairs Director David Stacy.” https://www.hrc.org/blog/trump-pence-admin-allows-medical-providers-to-deny-care-to-lgbtq-people For a President who says he supports equality, Trump is really trying his hardest to discriminate against the LGBTQ+ community in any way he can. This not … More Trump Does Not Have Pride

The Set Norms

So I’m sure that we’ve all heard about the movie Love Simon. Recently having talked to one of our teachers, something has come to light that we’ve realized no one really pays attention. In the movie, and book, the main protagonist discusses the topic of coming out in a specific scene. This is unique due … More The Set Norms

Health Disparities Amongst the LGBTQ+ Community

About 3.5% of Americans are part of the LGBTQ+ community making them a minority. Being a minority causes many problems because you voice isn’t always heard. There is also discrimination against the minority. This can cause health disparities like depression. People in the LGBTQ+ community score higher on depressive symptomatology tests and are more likely … More Health Disparities Amongst the LGBTQ+ Community

A Day of Silence…

Today, my project partners and I have decided to take part in the “Day of Silence”. Today, you have the option to stay silent throughout the school day to bring attention the those who have chosen to taken their lives and are part of the LGBTQ+ community and felt silenced because of that. Throughout one’s … More A Day of Silence…