With the growing media attention on the bullying, harassment and increased rate of suicide of gay and lesbian teens, writers such as Dan Savage are launching projects to get the word out to the youth that "it will get better.Dan Savage's It Gets Better Project
Please watch this moving testament by Forth Worth City Council member, Joel Burns using his political position to speak directly to LGBT youth. Launched last week, this footage has gone viral with over 1 million views. Not only view the footage, but review the comments to understand the diversity of opinions on the topic.
Further information on the Trevor Project can be found here: http://www.thetrevorproject.org/