Posted by: Eddie | April 18, 2011

Gay teen suicide rates higher in conservative areas

This article describes data that shows that gay teens growing up in less supportive and more conservative parts of the country are more likely to commit suicide. While sad it’s not necessarily surprising. What is a little more surprising is that the suicide for straight teens is *also* higher.

http://m.jezebel.com/5792950/gay-teen-suicide-rates-higher-in-conservative-areas

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  1. I agree, not surprising at all – but still very sad.


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