Click below to add your name to the petition that is fighting to
repeal DOMA. DOMA is the "Defense of Marriage Act" which was signed in 1996 by Bill Clinton. It states that the fedeal government defines marriage strictly between a man and a woman.
Bullying or harassing a LGBT kid could easily be considered a hate crime when it goes beyond speech. These 14 states currently do NOT have any laws whatsoever addressing hate crimes based on gender identity/sexual orientation:
Alabama, Alaska, Idaho, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Utah, Virginia and West Virginia