Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Kids Struggle on the Streets

Tiffany "LIFE" Cocco has been homeless for seven years, living on park benches, stoops and New York City's A train. Her parents died of AIDS in the 1990s and so Cocco was raised by an aunt and uncle who disapproved of how she dressed and led her life -- as a lesbian. "I was kicked out of the house at 15," said Cocco, a poet whose chosen middle name means "literary, intelligent, forward, engaged." She dropped out of high school after being bullied, rebelled and was forced to keep her...Full Story
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