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Susan Blackwell Hosts "Volleygirls" Benefit for It Gets Better

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jul 24, 2014
On July 30 at New York's supper club and cabaret 54 Below, Susan Blackwell hosts the "Volleygirls" fundraiser for the It Gets Better Project.

Combating Bullying, APD Tapes "It Gets Better" Video

By Conswella Bennett | Monday Jan 7, 2013
In an effort to combat bullying and teen suicide, The Atlanta Police Department has taped an "It Gets Better" video, which has received more than 7,000 hits on YouTube.

It Allegedly Didn’t ’Get Better’ for One Gay Man

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Dec 31, 2012
A YouTube video from an anonymous man attempts to denounce the "It Gets Better" campaign by pointing out several negative issues that many gay men have to encounter as they grow up.

"A Better Holiday" to Benefit LGBT Homeless Youth and Ali Forney Center

Wednesday Dec 5, 2012
The It Gets Better Project, created to show young LGBT people the levels of happiness, potential, and positivity their lives will reach, has announced its 2012 A Better Holiday concert.

It’s Getting Better in the Silicon Valley/ Bay Area

By Louise Adams | Sunday Sep 23, 2012
From outreach programs at San Francisco General Hospital to the "It Gets Better" campaign embraced by Silicon Valley tech companies like Apple and Hitachi, from the Bay Area/ San José, California is showing its love for the LGBT community.

SF General Joins LGBT Video Campaign

By Matthew S. Bajko | Sunday Jul 29, 2012
San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center this week became the first Bay Area medical center to unveil a video for the It Gets Better project.

NYC Congressional Delegation Releases "It Gets Better" Video

By Michael K. Lavers | Tuesday Feb 28, 2012
Congressman Jerrold Nadler is among the members of the New York City congressional delegation who appear in an "It Gets Better" video that they released on Monday.

Will Tim Tebow Get ’Better’?

By EDGE | Sunday Dec 18, 2011
Tim Tebow is calling himself God’s quarterback, but will he come out against gay bashing?

Fellow Students of Upstate N.Y. Suicide Receive Suspensions

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Dec 6, 2011
On Sept. 18 Jamey Rodemeyer, 14, took his own life after enduring harassment from bullies who targeted him for being gay. The Williamsville Central School District has finished its investigation and has chosen to only suspend students.

Mother of Suicide Sues School for Allegedly Ignoring Bullying

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Nov 29, 2011
An Indiana mother is filing a lawsuit in court against her deceased son’s junior high and high schools. Natalie Moore claims that the schools’ officials ignored reports her son made for bullying, which she believes led to his suicide.