Collecting sexual orientation and gender identity data via BRFSS is an important part of better understanding and addressing the health disparities that affect the LGBT population.
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.
Despite historic progress on LGBT rights, many LGBT people and their families still face serious and life-altering discrimination in their daily lives.
Even with marriage equality, same-sex couples continue to face separation under U.S. immigration laws.
Anti-LGBT religious exemption laws pose a serious risk to state economies.
The Center for American Progress asked transgender and allied faith leaders how communities of faith can lead the way for greater acceptance of transgender people. Here is what they said.
Tests in four states reveal that transgender homeless women face discrimination in accessing shelter.
Companies’ quest for greater profits is expanding the immigration custody system at the expense of the health, safety, and rights of immigrants.
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.
Judges and magistrates in some southern states are still defying the U.S. Supreme Court’s marriage equality decision.