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LGBT Kids Are Victimized More In Higher Poverty Areas, But Called ‘Faggots’ … Less?s

“LGBT youth in higher poverty communities reported more victimization in school because of sexual orientation and gender expression than those in more affluent communities. Yet, they were less likely to hear homophobic remarks—both homophobic epithets and remarks using ‘gay’ in a derogatory manner.” —Just one of the conclusions found by GLSEN’s research of over 6,000 LGBT junior high students, as revealed in the August edition of the Journal of Youth and Adolescence