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Drag queen Mari Con Carne leads us through their makeup routine while discussing the issues that the drag and LGBTQ+ communities face today.
Jun 30, 2023
J. Egler, Hai-Lam Phan, Ala Al Sadi, 2 More
Toni Pandolfo, Charlie Schuyler
Join Brandon J. Wolf, Chasten Buttigieg, and the Center for American Progress for an armchair conversation to discuss LGBTQI+ rights, gun violence prevention, and finding purpose and power through tragedy.
Jun 21, 2023
A comprehensive new CAP study finds that many LGBTQI+ people continue to face discrimination in their personal lives, employment, housing, and health care, as well as in the public sphere.
Jan 12, 2023
Caroline Medina, Lindsay Mahowald
New data from the Census Bureau reveal economic insecurity and labor market gaps experienced by LGBT people compared with non-LGBT populations.
Jun 1, 2022
Caroline Medina, Lindsay Mahowald, Rose Khattar, 1 More
Expanding and enhancing data collection is critical to identifying and addressing the needs of LGBTQI+ communities.
May 24, 2022
Learn more about the discriminatory anti-LGBTQI+ bills advancing in states across the country and what can be done to oppose these damaging legislative attacks.
Apr 13, 2022
Caroline Medina, Sharita Gruberg
Disproportionately high rates of discrimination in school, housing, and the workforce among young LGBTQI+ individuals negatively affects their well-being.
Nov 10, 2021
Lindsay Mahowald, Edwith Theogene, Han Le, 1 More
Data indicate that disabled LGBTQI+ workers experience higher rates of barriers to obtaining and maintaining employment, resulting in difficulties in obtaining economic security.
Nov 3, 2021
Caroline Medina, Lindsay Mahowald, Thee Santos, 1 More
New data and analysis reveal important health disparities and barriers to care for transgender adults and what can be done to address these issues.
Aug 25, 2021
The federal government and policymakers must address health disparities and barriers to care for transgender communities by implementing holistic policy solutions.
Aug 18, 2021
Caroline Medina, Thee Santos, Lindsay Mahowald, 1 More
The 2020 CAP survey shows disparities in access to services, benefits, and mental health care for Hispanic LGBTQ individuals.
Jul 29, 2021
The compounding effects of discrimination for Black LGBTQ Americans are evident in the workplace, health care systems, and police interactions, leading to gaps in economic advancement and mental and physical health outcomes.
Jul 13, 2021
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Economic growth must be built on the foundation of a strong and secure middle class so that all Americans benefit from growth.
We apply a racial equity lens in developing and advancing policies that aim to root out entrenched systemic racism to ensure everyone has an opportunity to thrive.
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