It Gets Better Blog

Read more about what's going on in the world and in the minds of LGBTQ+ youth. Plus, want to see your words on our blog?

Celebrate Trans Stories With Us

Get inspired and encouraged by some incredible standing up and speaking out for trans youth.

Guest Blog: "Being Trans is Brilliant"

Mac Allen writes about the haircut that changed his life and the special moments politicians won't ever be able to take away!

Youth Voices React: Anti LGBTQ+ Bills

Youth Voices react to anti-LGBTQ+ legislation plus their tips for fighting back while taking care of yourself.

A Letter to LGBTQ+ Youth

The It Gets Better Project is making sure people don’t just say "gay", they celebrate it... and celebrate YOU!

Five Times Politicians Had Our Backs

Biden supporting trans youth in the State of the Union Speech + four other times politicians had our backs.

Teen Vogue Chat: Supporting LGBTQ+ Students

Watch the convo: Zaya Wade, Amy Schneider + Youth Voices' Zach Koung talk LGBTQ+ youth in schools.

A Love Letter From Our Youth Voices

Issue 002 of our Youth Voices Zine is here! This time around, celebrate Valentine's Day with us.

Book Bans and the Students Speaking Out

From USA Today: Why there is a new wave of book bans and what that means for LGBTQ+ students.

Black History Month Spotlight

We've got activist spotlights, TikTok fun facts, recources , video content and more amplifying Black LGBTQ+ stories.

Youth Voices Inspire "Comic Heroes"

We're entering our fifth year of collaborating with OTIS College with a whole new set of incredible LGBTQ+ inspired comics.