“We know that if you’re doing well in school and you feel connected to your school work, you’re not going to be as likely to engage in risky behaviors,” he said.
Dating violence is controlling, abusive, and aggressive behavior in a romantic relationship. It can include verbal, emotional, physical, or sexual abuse, or a combination.
This powerful story highlights the experience of Ce Ce Mc Donald, a local, 28-year-old African American, bi-trans woman and LGBTQ activist convicted of second-degree manslaughter after defending herself against a man who assaulted her outside a Minneapolis bar.
All award winners are recognized at the annual Grand Marshal Reception and Pride Art Exhibition.
Additionally, they hold places of honor in the annual Ashley Rukes GLBT Pride Parade.
The groundbreaking Naming Project Summer Camp has been around for a decade now, inspiring sister camps and drawing young people from across the United States.