LGBTQQIA youth face a lot of challenges. Bullying in school or from other members of the community is a real problem, and can lead to depression and suicidal thoughts. The best way to cut down on bullying is for schools to include positive LGBTQQIA persons in their curriculum; however, if you are a student what can you do? You could tell an adult, stand up for yourself and your friends, make a support group. Check out the link below for more suggestions and your legal rights in school.
STOMP Out Bullying – Am I Being Bullied?