How to Collect Data About LGBT Communities
Fact Sheet Collecting more and better data about sexual orientation and gender identity is essential to meet the needs of LGBT people and their families across the United States.
Fired for Being Who I Am: The Fight for LGBT Equality Continues
Video Despite historic progress on LGBT rights, many LGBT people and their families still face serious and life-altering discrimination in their daily lives.
Clear Guidance on Humanitarian Parole Is Needed to Reunite Same-Sex Partners Who Are Unable to Legally Marry
Even with marriage equality, same-sex couples continue to face separation under U.S. immigration laws.
The Economic Cost of Overly Broad RFRAs
Anti-LGBT religious exemption laws pose a serious risk to state economies.
Discrimination Against Transgender Women Seeking Access to Homeless Shelters
Fact Sheet Tests in four states reveal that transgender homeless women face discrimination in accessing shelter.
LGBT Inclusion in Sports
Issue Brief Study results suggest that professional teams that endorse an LGBT-inclusive vision of diversity in sports are viewed favorably by the public and could gain support from LGBT fans.
How For-Profit Companies Are Driving Immigration Detention Policies
Issue Brief Companies’ quest for greater profits is expanding the immigration custody system at the expense of the health, safety, and rights of immigrants.
Infographic: The Equality Act Explained
LGBT people still lack basic nondiscrimination protections throughout daily life. The Equality Act would modernize the nation’s nondiscrimination laws to include everyone.
Obama Administration Makes Refugee Program More LGBT-Inclusive
The U.S. Department of State’s recent inclusion of same-sex partners as a family reunification refugee priority category will improve access to the refugee program for LGBT families.
Living Without Protections
Video Thirty-one states lack comprehensive sexual orientation and gender identity legal protections, which puts lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, or LGBT, Americans who live in these states at risk.