75 percent of LGBTQ+ youth face discrimination against their sexual orientation or gender identity at least once in their lifetime, according to a study by the Trevor Project.
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- BuzzFeed News
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- USA TODAY
Transgender people require equitable health care just like anyone else. Experts advise using all the tools in their arsenal to fight discrimination.
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Gender therapists and educators break things down.
- Yahoo Life
More U.S. adults than ever know someone who is trans — but nearly half are too uncomfortable to use ‘they’ pronoun
The growing visibility of transgender identities is finally reverberating — but not everyone feels comfortable with the new reality.
I’m at an age where scrolling through Instagram involves seeing a whole bunch of babies. To be clear, I definitely do not take issue with that. Kids are cute (well, some of them) and it can be fun and even life-affirming to see people I’ve known throughout my life — as friends, classmates, coworkers, and family members — navigating parenthood, even if it’s only from a perspective that’s curated specifically for social media. What I do struggle with, though, is not related to the photos, but rath
Kimberly Daniels is at the Tokyo Olympics to judge canoeing slalom, where her daughter Haley is representing Canada in an event newly introduced at the Games as a bid for greater gender equality. But now Daniels worries she may steal the spotlight herself with the attention she is drawing as an openly transgender Olympic judge. "My goal was always to be seen as a woman, now I have to see myself as a transgender woman and that is also a big step."
- Madame Noire
Many places are calling for employees to return to the workplace and Black women aren't ready.
- Associated Press
When Olympic diver Tom Daley announced in 2013 that he was dating a man and “couldn't be happier,” his coming out was an act of courage that, with its rarity, also exposed how the top echelons of sport weren't seen as a safe space by the vast majority of LGBTQ athletes. Back then, the number of gay Olympians who felt able and willing to speak openly about their private lives could be counted on a few hands. There'd been just two dozen openly gay Olympians among the more than 10,000 who competed at the 2012 London Games, a reflection of how unrepresentative and anachronistic top-tier sports were just a decade ago and, to a large extent, still are.
- The Oprah Magazine
There's a lot of wisdom on the other side of the closet door.
Women need to know how financial knowledge can help them take care of their families and themselves.
- Charlotte Observer
A crude description by DaBaby of a sexual act in reference to gay fans prompted a social media backlash.