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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
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
Caroline Medina, Lindsay Mahowald
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
Sharita Gruberg argues that the Senate must enact comprehensive nondiscrimination protections at the federal level amid an onslaught of anti-LGBTQI+ legislative attacks across the United States.
Feb 25, 2022
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
A nationally representative survey conducted in June 2020 by the Center for American Progress highlights that LGBTQ people of color are more likely than white LGBTQ individuals to encounter discrimination in a variety of settings.
Jun 24, 2021
This data interactive displays the results of CAP’s national survey of LGBTQ individuals.
Apr 21, 2021
Lindsay Mahowald, Mathew Brady, Caroline Medina
These fact sheets highlight how the Equality Act will result in expanded nondiscrimination protections for LGBTQ people, women, communities of color, and foreign-born individuals in states across the country.
Apr 20, 2021
Caroline Medina, Lindsay Mahowald, Sharita Gruberg
LGBTQ people—particularly LGBTQ people of color and transgender people—were among the hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. The ARPA’s investments are a critical first step on the road to recovery.
Apr 13, 2021
Transgender students deserve full and equal access to the benefits of school sports participation.
Mar 18, 2021
Shoshana K. Goldberg, Thee Santos
This fact sheet outlines how the Equality Act would provide much-needed civil rights protections for LGBTQ people, women, people of faith, and others.
Mar 15, 2021
Thee Santos, Caroline Medina, Sharita Gruberg
Despite recent legislative pushback, schools across the country are recognizing the important benefits of equal participation in sports for all young people, including transgender youth.
Feb 8, 2021
Shoshana K. Goldberg
The incoming Biden administration has stated its commitment to advancing LGBTQ equality, which will require undoing the harms caused during the last four years and by generations of discrimination, as well as proactively championing a progressive agenda.
Jan 12, 2021
Caroline Medina, Sharita Gruberg, Lindsay Mahowald, 1 More
America must restore its leadership role in advancing LGBTI equality and human rights more broadly on the global stage.
Nov 16, 2020
Phil Crehan, Susan Dicklitch-Nelson, Kerry-Jo Ford Lyn, 5 More
Jay Gilliam, Sharita Gruberg, Ryan Kaminski, Chloe Schwenke, Ryan Thoreson
As homelessness among transgender people increases, the Trump administration is attempting to cruelly and illegally restrict their access to critically needed housing services.
Sep 3, 2020
Thee Santos, Lindsay Mahowald, Sharita Gruberg
The Supreme Court’s recent decision on workplace protections for LGBTQ people has far-reaching implications for LGBTQ rights.
Aug 26, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic threatens to exacerbate the economic insecurity and health disparities that LGBTQ people and their families already face in the United States.
Apr 9, 2020
A new survey shows that LGBTQ DACA recipients fear the consequences of losing the program’s protections.
Oct 17, 2019
Sharita Gruberg, Laura E. Durso, Tom K. Wong
Data from the Department of Education show that civil rights enforcement for LGBTQ students has been drastically scaled back since the start of the Trump administration.
Jul 29, 2019
Shabab Ahmed Mirza, Frank J. Bewkes
Ed and Daniella sit down with Charlotte Clymer, press secretary for rapid response at the Human Rights Campaign, and CAP's Laura Durso, to discuss the likely passage of the Equality Act in the House of Representatives.
May 16, 2019
Daniella Gibbs Léger, Ed Chung, Kyle Epstein, 1 More
Through voucher programs, private schools receive public funding even as they fail to protect the most vulnerable students from discrimination.
May 13, 2019
Bayliss Fiddiman, Jessica Yin
Religious exemptions allowing child placing agencies to discriminate against LGBTQ prospective parents will likely reduce the number of families available to adopt, further overburdening the child welfare system and harming the best interests of children in care.
Nov 20, 2018
Frank J. Bewkes, Shabab Ahmed Mirza, Caitlin Rooney, 3 More
Laura E. Durso, Joe Kroll, Elly Wong
Cities and service providers can take steps to ensure LGBTQ immigrants have access to the resources they need to become full participants in their communities and thrive.
Jan 24, 2018
Sharita Gruberg, Caitlin Rooney, Ashe McGovern, 2 More
Shabab Ahmed Mirza, Laura E. Durso
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