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LBQ girls overrepresented in child welfare and criminalization system

A new review of studies by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law finds that lesbian, bisexual, and queer (LBQ) girls, particularly girls of color, are overrepresented in foster care and the carceral system.

Bans put more than 58,000 trans youth at risk of losing access to gender-affirming care

An estimated 58,200 transgender youth and young adults ages 13 and older in the U.S. are at risk of being denied gender-affirming medical care...

Study: Nearly half of LGBTQ people of color live in low-income households

A new study by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law finds that LGBTQ people of color fared worse than white LGBTQ people...

Report: Women make up 2/3 of Kentucky HIV arrests

The Williams Institute on Monday released a report saying that women made up two-thirds of all HIV-related arrests in Kentucky. Kentucky has two laws...

Report: Trans people more likely to face food insufficiency during COVID

During the pandemic, an estimated 25% of transgender adults in the U.S. reported not having enough to eat in the past week, compared to...

1 in 4 LGBTQ state and local employees has experienced discrimination at work

Over 600,000 LGBTQ employees are currently employed by state and local governments. One in five LGBTQ employees has worked in state or local government...

Iceland, Norway, and the Netherlands have the highest levels of LGBTQ acceptance

New research from the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law finds that the average levels of acceptance for LGBTQ people and their rights...

Study: 285,000 American Indian and Alaskan Native LGBT adults live in the US

A new study by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law finds that the estimated 285,000 adults in the U.S. that identify as...

2.3 million Latinx LGBT adults live in the US

A new study by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law finds that an estimated 2.3 million adults in the U.S. identify as...

Study: One in ten LGBTQ workers experienced discrimination at work in the last year

A new study by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law finds an estimated 46% of LGBT workers have experienced unfair treatment at...

Lil Nas X receives The Trevor Project award for suicide prevention advocate

Lil Nas X was awarded the inaugural Suicide Prevention Advocate of the Year Award Wednesday from the advocacy group The Trevor Project. The Trevor Project is...

Access to gender-affirming care associated with lower suicide risk for transgender people

Transgender people who need and receive gender-affirming medical care have a lower prevalence of suicide thoughts and attempts than those who need it but...

Mental health worsened for LGBQ POC after Trump elected

A new study from the Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law finds that the mental health of Black and Latinx LGBQ people...

Study: Most LGBQ suicide attempts occur near coming out milestones

A new study by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law finds most suicide attempts (61%) among LGBQ people occurred within five years...

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