More Than Half of Leading Presidential Candidates Pledge to Stand Up to Bullying, Commit to Compassionate Leadership

The Tyler Clementi Foundation asked each 2020 presidential candidate to demonstrate leadership, pledge to refrain from using bullying words and actions   NEW YORK — The Tyler Clementi Foundation, which works to end bullying in schools, workplaces and faith communities, has secured a commitment by seven presidential candidates to stand up to bullying behavior and to show leadership

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Bullying doesn’t stop after high school. Talk to your child about finding help at college.

  Jane Clementi, Opinion contributor College should be a place of openness to new ideas. But my gay son Tyler was the victim of a horrible act of cyberbullying and he died by suicide. Whether it’s your oldest or your youngest, sending your child off to college is monumental. This transitional time is a whirlwind of

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TYLER CLEMENTI FOUNDATION RENEWS CALL TO END BULLYING ON #DAY1

PATRICK LAVERYAugust 12, 2019 Next month will mark nine years since Rutgers University freshman Tyler Clementi took his own life after learning a classmate live-streamed a sexual encounter he had with another man. As another school year begins, the foundation that carries Tyler’s legacy wants to stomp out bullying before it has a chance to

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WorldPride 2019: Here’s What to Know if You’re Heading to a Pride Celebration

by Jane Clementi Pride is a very special time of year for me: It has been a blessing and an honor to have participated in many Pride events and marches over the past 8 plus years. This year is especially significant for me because the Tyler Clementi Foundation will officially participate as a non-profit organization in the New

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Tyler Clementi Foundation To Be Honored By Gay Fellowship With Reading Of LOVE! VALOUR! COMPASSION!

by BWW News Desk Jun. 14, 2019 The Tyler Clementi Foundation, which works to end online and offline bullying in schools, workplaces, and faith communities, will be honored at Moving with the Spirit, a dramatic performance and fundraiser organized by the Gay Fellowship at Blessed Sacrament Church. The event will be a celebration of New York City

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Ottawa groups present stirring choral tribute to bullied teen

Sandra Abma · CBC News · Posted: May 31, 2019 5:42 PM ET | Last Updated: June 1 In a church basement in Alta Vista, three local choirs have been rehearsing together for the Canadian premiere of Tyler’s Suite, a choral work dedicated to the memory of American teenager Tyler Clementi. Clementi, a talented young violinist, took his own life in 2010 in a case that focused

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Tyler Clementi Foundation Launches Resources for Jewish Communities to End Bullying

May 27, 2019 by eJP The Tyler Clementi Foundation, an anti-bullying organization, has launched its first #Day1 toolkit designed for synagogues and Jewish communities. #Day1 toolkit is a simple, effective, and empowering intervention to help prevent bullying before it begins. This edition of the #Day1 toolkit is specially crafted for Jewish communities; it directly addresses the ways religious language

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New Jersey conversion therapy ban stands, for now, but LGBT groups expect more challenges

Nancy Cutler, Rockland/Westchester Journal NewsPublished 4:56 a.m. ET April 19, 2019 | Updated 4:41 p.m. ET April 19, 2019 The U.S. Supreme Court this week declined to hear a challenge to New Jersey’s lawbanning the use of so-called conversion therapy on minors. It was the third attempt to get the high court to knock down New Jersey’s

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The case for banning conversion therapy in North Carolina

BY JOE KILLIAN ON APRIL 19, 2019 Mitchell Gold, like many gay North Carolinians, cannot understand why there isn’t already a state law banning so-called “conversion” therapy. Sixteen states and Washington, D.C., now ban the practice, which aims to “cure” lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young people. And polls show a law forbidding it in North Carolina

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Mormon Church Shows Some Progress By Dropping Anti-LGBTQ Policies

BY TRUDY RING APRIL 04 2019 1:30 PM EDT The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints — known informally as the Mormon Church — has backtracked on some of its anti-LGBTQ policies, while remaining opposed to same-sex relationships. The church will no longer bar most children of LGBTQ parents from receiving baptism, and while it

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