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How to Handle Political Anxiety

How to Handle Political Anxiety

It Gets Better Brazil's Bruno Ferreira has some mental health tips for LGBTQ+ youth to help deal with political anxiety.

The Binary Prison

The Binary Prison

Sky was a queer, agender Iranian child who thought boy and girl were the only options. Then they found a world of possibilities online.

Don’t Be Afraid to Set Your Own Table

Don’t Be Afraid to Set Your Own Table

For AAPI Heritage Month, members of our staff discuss claiming space as queer AAPINH people.


AAPI& storyteller, activist, musician — because none of us are just one thing. Celebrate these incredible folks for AAPI Heritage Month.

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With a footprint spanning four continents and six major languages, the It Gets Better Project is the world’s largest storytelling effort to empower LGBTQ+ young people where they live, learn, and socialize.

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It Gets Better EDU exists to ensure that the uplifting stories crafted and collected by the It Gets Better Project reach LGBTQ+ youth wherever learning takes place. We offer educators and student leaders easy-to-access and easy-to-use resources, information, and more.


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