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Infographic: LGBT Service Members and Veterans Need the Employment Non-Discrimination Act

If passed into law, ENDA could significantly curtail high rates of veteran unemployment.

By Katie Miller | Tuesday, February 25, 2014

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Building a More Perfect Union

LGBT immigrants need both the Employment Non-Discrimination Act and immigration reform.

By Sharita Gruberg and Sarah McBride | Thursday, February 6, 2014

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Whose Families Do We Truly Value?

article icon Issue Brief Federal workplace protections would go a long way toward strengthening African American lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender families who are economically vulnerable and living on the brink.

By Danielle Moodie-Mills | Tuesday, February 4, 2014

High Stakes: LGBT Americans Cannot Afford to Lose Unemployment Insurance

Emergency unemployment insurance is critically important to LGBT Americans, who experience disproportionately high rates of unemployment and poverty.

By Sarah McBride and Katie Miller | Tuesday, January 14, 2014

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Dignity Denied: LGBT Immigrants in U.S. Immigration Detention

book_alt2 icon Report Reforms to our immigration system must include protections for LGBT immigrants, who are particularly vulnerable to abuse and mistreatment.

By Sharita Gruberg | Monday, November 25, 2013

Workplace Discrimination Series

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Optimizing LGBT Health Under the Affordable Care Act: Strategies for Health Centers

The National LGBT Health Education Center and the Center for American Progress explore five ways the Affordable Care Act helps improve LGBT health.

By National LGBT Health Education Center and Center for American Progress | Friday, December 20, 2013

Asking Patients Questions about Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in Clinical Settings

Integrating data collection on sexual orientation and gender identity into the meaningful use requirements is both acceptable to patients and feasible using existing question designs.

By The Fenway Institute and Center for American Progress | Friday, December 20, 2013

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Hospital Visitation and Medical Decision Making for Same-Sex Couples

We must take action to ensure that regulations giving same-sex couples and domestic partners visitation and medical decision-making rights are respected and enforced.

By Garrett Riou | Tuesday, April 15, 2014

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3 Key Challenges in Combating the Sex Trafficking of Minors in the United States

article icon Issue Brief There is growing recognition that the sex trafficking of children is an issue in the United States. But there is much work still to be done to effectively combat this crime and provide appropriate services and support to victims.

By Chelsea Parsons, Andrew Cray, Malika Saada Saar, and Yasmin Vafa | Tuesday, April 8, 2014

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How the Prison Rape Elimination Act Helps LGBT Immigrants in Detention

article icon Issue Brief New U.S. Department of Homeland Security standards under the Prison Rape Elimination Act are a significant first step to protect LGBT immigrants from sexual abuse in detention.

By Sharita Gruberg | Wednesday, April 2, 2014

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