The seven-year study involved more than 4,000 teens in England who were questioned yearly through 2010, until they were 19 and 20 years old. At the start, just over half of the 187 gay, lesbian and bisexual teens said they had been bullied; by 2010 that dropped to 9 percent of gay and bisexual boys and 6 percent of lesbian and bisexual girls.I'll be interested in seeing how activists for the new legislation respond to this report.
The researchers said the same results likely would be found in the United States.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Bullying of homosexual identified kids is down dramatically.
With an expected big push for anti-bullying legislation in the Minnesota legislature which goes beyond bullying to push social indoctrination, here's an interesting story reporting that bullying against homosexuals is actually down dramatically.