If you are a media professional working on a story, please check out GLAAD's resources for covering transgender people in the media. Learn about the work GLAAD does everyday to ensure transgender people are treated fairly in the media. Liz Carmichael claimed that her three-wheeled car, The Dale, would solve America's gas crisis -- but as a transgender woman living in the s, her path to success was complicated. Know of a resource that might be added to this page? Skip to main content. Search form.
The Australian Greens , commonly known as The Greens , are a confederation of Green state political parties in Australia. As of the federal election, the Greens are currently the third largest political party in Australia by vote. The party was formed in and is a confederation of eight state and territorial parties. The party cites four core values, namely ecological sustainability , social justice , grassroots democracy and peace and non-violence. Beginning with the United Tasmania Group , one of the first green parties in the world. Following the federal election , the Australian Greens had nine senators and one member in the lower house , 23 elected representatives across state and territory parliaments, more than local councillors,  and over 15, party members as of The origins of the Australian Greens can be traced to the early environmental movement in Australia and the formation of the United Tasmania Group , one of the first green parties in the world,  but also the nuclear disarmament movement in Western Australia and sections of the industrial left in New South Wales who were inspired by the Builders Labourers Federation Green bans in Sydney.
HRC Foundation and the University of Connecticut released the largest-of-its-kind survey ever of more than 12, LGBTQ teenagers across the nation, revealing in distressing detail the persistent challenges so many of them face going about their daily lives at home, at school and in their communities. The more than 12, respondents, ranging in age from 13 to 17, and from all 50 states and Washington D. It found that these teenagers are not only experiencing heartbreaking levels of stress, anxiety and rejection, but also overwhelmingly feel unsafe in their own school classrooms. LGBTQ young people who participated in the survey also made crystal clear that supportive families and inclusive schools are key to their success and well-being. HRC and researchers at the University of Connecticut found that :.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender LGBT support can be extremely helpful for people but only if gay people feel comfortable enough to get it. One of the challenges in reaching out for support if you're gay is that you may feel that others who are not gay will not understand your particular situation. Luckily there are many support groups for LGBT people.