"How Not To React When Your Son Is Gay"
My heart breaks while watching this video. If you’re reading this and need support, please contact The Trevor Project. They are the leading national organization for crisis & suicide prevention - they are there to talk, 24/7 - confidential and free.
this made me sick to my stomach
every straight person needs to watch this video
This is ridiculous. When I came out to my family, I was lucky enough that they were understanding.
I literally felt like I did not have a choice.
Robin Williams says reblog, you reblog.
did i even really have a choice?
okay robin williams
i hesitated for a second and then considered the repercussions
just gonna reblog…
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Isnt it amazing how beautiful people are. Like just look at anyone and study them and their features and how their lips tort and eyes glisten and how their hair falls or sticks or lays. How their eyebrows flex and the way their arms fold, how expressive their hands are. The way their body moves and how their chest rises and falls so subtley with their pulse. People are beautiful even if we dont find them attractive. The fact that they’re a living being is unbelievably magnificent.
In November 2012, 15-year-old Garfield High student Emily Miller (pseudonym) was raped while on a field-trip for her Seattle school. The rape was so brutal, she was hospitalized. Her alleged rapist returned to school, she never did.
Emily was on a three-day school trip to a National Park when a little late night talking in bed with a boy took scary turn. She had sneaked out of her room to…
As a victim myself, I know this is completely true. There was ample evidence for my attacker to be convicted and yet he still walks free. This is not acceptable. There is something wrong with our society’s justice system, yet there’s nothing we can do about it. And now, at y school, I’m not allowed to carry MACE because it’s considered a weapon. The one thing that brings me a sliver of comfort, knowing j can somehow defend myself, has been taken away from me. This is ridiculous. Emily, love, I am so sorry for what happened to you. If you ever get a chance to read this, I hope you know I, and many others, support you. Stay strong love, because you’re a fighter.