New Report Details Challenges, Rewards for 3 Million LGBTQ People in Rural U.S.

New Report Details Challenges, Rewards for 3 Million LGBTQ People in Rural U.S.

The Movement Advancement Project (MAP) released a new report, Where We Call Home: LGBT People in Rural Americawhich examines the structural differences in rural life and their unique impact on LGBT people in rural areas, who are both more vulnerable to discrimination and less able to respond to its harmful effects. 

Out Leadership research: employer support for LGBT+ talent is falling short

Out Leadership research: employer support for LGBT+ talent is falling short

"Out to Succeed," conducted in partnership with PwC, surveyed 231 high-potential LGBT+ leaders

20% of Millennials Openly Identify as LGBTQ: GLAAD Report

20% of Millennials Openly Identify as LGBTQ: GLAAD Report

The survey found that 20% of millennials identify as openly LGBT, while only 7% of the baby boomer generation (ages 52–71) would openly label themselves as such.

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The dramatic rise in state anti-LGBT legislation

The dramatic rise in state anti-LGBT legislation

According to data collected by the American Civil Liberties Union and analyzed by The Washington Post, the number of bills introduced has increased steadily each year. In the first half of 2016 alone, 87 bills that could limit LGBT rights have been introduced, a steep increase from previous years.

Unjust: How the Broken Criminal Justice System Fails Transgender People

Unjust: How the Broken Criminal Justice System Fails Transgender People

Today the Movement Advancement Project and key partners released a crucial report showing how transgender people, particularly transgender people of color, face higher rates of incarceration and unfair treatment and abuse in the criminal justice system.