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Children’s Gender Identity Hotline Sees Huge Spike in Calls

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  Childline is a British service run by the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. As of December 13th, 2016, that helpline hit an average of about 8 calls per day from children with concerns about their gender identity. Some 2,796 children had called during the 2015-2016 time period, some as young […]

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Children’s TV Show Features Same-Sex Relationship

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  Steven Universe, a children’s cartoon series, is exploring queer identity. The popular TV show just wrapped up season three and began season four, which included the episode “The Answer,” which is Steven Universe’s second Emmy-nominated episode. “The Answer” is a particular important episode, not just to fans of the show, but for LGBT communities […]

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