PFLAG offers parents referrals to support groups. Compare the reaction of the Jewish mother with the shocking figure cited by the Hetrick- Martin Institute in New York, which studies and treats gay adolescents; 25 percent of gay teens who come out to their parents are thrown out of their homes. Agnes Herman, 79, speaks about the difference between then and now. Who had seduced him? She was the first friend I ever told. His voice quavers a little.
Don't try to argue yourself out of your feelings, but acknowledge and recognize them.
She knew I could do better, and wanted me to strive for greatness. Got a news tip? Take a look at how Hong Kong's nearyear history has shaped the territory while prompting the largest protests in its history. That sense of community has kept the nowyear-old Sara in Oklahoma her whole life.
I shrugged carefully.