Stripes removed from Pride Flag in observance of World Suicide Prevention Day

By : Christen Kelley
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World Suicide Prevention Day is Sept. 10, and is aimed at raising awareness to the prevalence of suicide as well as ways to help prevent it.

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among individuals ages 10 to 24, with LGB youth being five times as likely to have attempted suicide compared to heterosexual youth, according to The Trevor Project. The Williams Institute reports that nearly half of transgender and gender non-conforming youth ages 18-24 have attempted suicide.

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Chloë Grace Moretz credits her LGBT advocacy to her two gay brothers

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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Chloë Grace Moretz explained how she became an advocate for the LGBT community in an interview in the September issue of the Gay Times. 

Moretz, who stars in the gay conversion drama “The Miseducation of Cameron Post,” says fighting for her two gay brothers is what started her LGBT advocacy.

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Instagram star and model Derek Chadwick comes out as gay

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Derek Chadwick (Photo by Ryan Pfluger. Courtesy of Gay Times)

Derek Chadwick, an Instagram star, model and actor, has come out as gay.

The 23-year-old made the public announcement in the latest issue of the Gay Times, where he is the cover star.

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