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Racist and anti-gay bullying is on the rise in scottish schools despite authorities campaigning for years for greater tolerance and a change in attitudes, a report has found. Almost 70 per cent of people believe society should tolerate anti-homosexual attitudes while more than half say the government should not require all schools to teach that both homosexual and. Yet attitudes towards lbgt people in muslim communities are complex, and far from universally anti-gay some muslims, like abdullah, are welcoming what they see as an opening within their.
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Public health professionals and educators have developed effective school-based interventions to reduce prejudice and stigma against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (lgbt) students such interventions can reduce the harm caused to sexual minority youths by stigma and can improve health. Those include enforcing anti-bullying laws, supporting the creation of gay-straight alliance groups in schools and advocating for civil rights protections, he said. The envelopes containing the marriage alliance leaflets but many parents were shocked to discover that they contained anti-gay marriage leaflets from the marriage alliance.