Coming out stories – New York Times Interactive

Check out some great coming out stories here: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2011/05/23/us/20110523-coming-out.html Bullying and suicides of gay and lesbian teenagers are in the headlines, the military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy has been repealed, and...

Coming Out: Gay Teenagers, in Their Own Words

Source: NY Times By SARAH KRAMER Published: May 20, 2011 The suicide of Tyler Clementi, a Rutgers University freshman who jumped from the George Washington Bridge last year after discovering that his roommate had secretly streamed his romantic interlude with another...

Two Straight Athletes Combat Homophobia

Source: NY Times Ben Cohen is a world-class English rugby star, and Hudson Taylor is a three-time college all-American wrestler. They live on opposite sides of the Atlantic Ocean. They barely know each other. Nicole Bengiveno/The New York Times Hudson Taylor, left, an...

On the US Supreme Court and the law

Recuse Me By LINDA GREENHOUSE However the courts eventually resolve the challenge to California’s ban on same-sex marriage, the record of the case will contain an ugly footnote: the last-ditch effort to retrospectively disqualify the federal judge who ruled that the...