Queereka | #BiphobiaKills – Why We Need To Talk About Bi Suicides – http://queereka.com/

Queereka | #BiphobiaKills – Why We Need To Talk About Bi Suicides – http://queereka.com/:

According to a 2011 study conducted by Joseph Robinson and Dorothy Espelage of the Illinois College of Education, out of the 33% of LGBTQ students surveyed who reported thinking about suicide during the past month, 44% of the bisexual youth surveyed they had contemplated suicide, placing bisexuals at a higher risk. The report also shows bisexual youths “wereat elevated risk of suicide attempts, with more than 21 percent reporting that they had made at least one attempt during the prior year.”

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