Not only do queer youth of color deal with life-altering issues, says a new UCLA study, but schools and institutions are not adequately addressing their needs. "GBTQ youth of color struggle with homelessness, poverty, family rejection and bullying," says Ilan H. Meyer, the study's principal investi ... More >>
Bisexual women and gay men face higher rates of domestic violence, the Williams Institute, a UCLA gay think thank, has reported. "Binge drinking and a history of psychological distress predicted intimate partner violence," a UCLA press statement reads, "but these factors did not explain disparitie ... More >>
Are mental and physical health problems really a reaction to bigotry?
On the third day of the Proposition 8 federal trial in San Francisco, it was tough going for both sides of the big stakes lawsuit over California's gay marriage ban.For the plaintiffs, who want to overturn Proposition 8, the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to indefinitely block a video feed of the tri ... More >>
We're not big fans of victimhood politics, but the testimony of Yale professor George Chauncey at yesterday's Proposition 8 trial in San Francisco showed exactly why a courthouse video feed is so important -- ordinary Americans would have watched Chauncey detail over 100 years of homophobia in Ameri ... More >>