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Alarming CDC Data Show LGBTQ Youth Face High Rates of Violence and Bullying


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Alarming CDC Data Show LGBTQ Youth Face High Rates of Violence and Bullying

Human Rights Campaign

WASHINGTON - The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, today responded to the alarming results from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) nationwide survey of high school students, which found that lesbian, gay, and bisexual young people are far more likely to experience violence and bullying, and attempt suicide, than their heterosexual peers.

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