5 key findings about LGBT Americans

5 key findings about LGBT Americans

Americans’ views toward those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) have changed substantially in recent years, and a majority of U.S. adults now say homosexuality should be accepted by society. The legal landscape for LGBT people has also shifted, including through a Supreme Court decision two years ago this month that legalized same-sex marriage nationwide.

Here are five key findings about LGBT Americans:

CSUN Professor Luciana Lagana Shares Her Positive Findings on Reducing Homophobia Using Her LGBT UNITED Documentary at the Western Psychological Association Convention

CSUN Professor Luciana Lagana Shares Her Positive Findings on Reducing Homophobia Using Her LGBT UNITED Documentary at the Western Psychological Association Convention

Professor and filmmaker Dr. Luciana Lagana presents at WPA her research findings on the reduction of homophobia after young viewers watched her anti-bias film LGBT UNITED

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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