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Arizona, Immigration, and LGBT Rights: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Given Arizona’s passage of the anti-immigrant S.B. 1070 in 2010 and the subsequent, significant backlash it faced, Gov. Jan Brewer’s recent veto of S.B. 1062 may indicate that the state is moving in a positive direction on LGBT and immigrant rights.

By Laura E. Durso, Angela Maria Kelley, and Philip E. Wolgin | Monday, March 10, 2014

Workplace Discrimination Series

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Beyond Bullying

book_alt2 icon Report Much of the attention given to LGBT youth in schools has focused on peer-to-peer bullying, but research suggests that harsh discipline policies also foster hostile school climates that push LGBT youth out of schools and disproportionately pipeline them into the juvenile justice system.

By Preston Mitchum and Aisha C. Moodie-Mills | Thursday, February 27, 2014

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Infographic: Schools Are Failing LGBT Youth and Funneling Them into Prison

The numbers are clear: The actions and inactions of adults in schools derail LGBT youth and unless these climates become more welcoming, schools will continue to fail LGBT youth by pushing them into a cycle of unfair criminalization.

By Preston Mitchum | Thursday, February 27, 2014

Veteran at Vietnam memorial

The Freedom to Serve and the Freedom to Work

book_alt2 icon Report More than 1 million service members and veterans could benefit from the Employment Non-Discrimination Act and other common-sense measures to prevent workplace discrimination.

By Katie Miller | Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Infographic: American Heroes Deserve Uniform Workplace Protections

American security relies heavily on the cooperation of the U.S. armed services, the U.S. Department of Defense, and private contractors, but not all of them are afforded basic employment protections on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.

By Katie Miller | Tuesday, February 25, 2014

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

immigration equality protest

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

LGBT family

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

FOIA request

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