LGBTQ Studies

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Understanding Gender Identity and Expression 101

Understanding Gender Identity and Expression 101

Understanding gender identity and expression to support education in LGBTQ corporate equality for a welcoming workplace. In Feb 2021 we…

Brison Downing: Seeking Parents of Transgender Persons for Study

Brison Downing: Seeking Parents of Transgender Persons for Study

In this episode of OutBüro Voices featuring LGBTQ professionals, entrepreneurs, and community leaders from around the world, host Dennis Velco…

LGBT Individuals Experience More Severe Eating Disorders New Study Finds

LGBT Individuals Experience More Severe Eating Disorders New Study Finds

LOS ANGELES, May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A new study published in the International Journal of Eating Disorders finds that eating disorder…

Same-Sex Partners 73% Discriminated Against by Mortgage Lenders

Same-Sex Partners 73% Discriminated Against by Mortgage Lenders

Purchasing a home is a significant life event for most. The process is both exciting and stressful To add to…

Prudential study explores financial lives of Americans by race, gender, sexual identity, caregiver status

Prudential study explores financial lives of Americans by race, gender, sexual identity, caregiver status

Bright spots and areas of optimism exist within traditionally underserved groups in the face of income inequality, retirement insecurity and…

LGBTQ Discrimination Limits Access to Health Care

LGBTQ Discrimination Limits Access to Health Care

A survey study conducted by the Center for American Progress in 2017 verified and revealed that LGBTQ people experience discrimination when seeking…

Survey – Not a Single Philippine Company is LGBTQ Inclusive

Survey – Not a Single Philippine Company is LGBTQ Inclusive

There are zero LGBTQ diversity and inclusive supportive Philippine companies as found by a recent survey study according to a…

Best European Countries for LGBTQ Professionals to Live and Work

Best European Countries for LGBTQ Professionals to Live and Work

Globally, gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer and heteroflexible equality rights, protections, and benefits differ greatly from country to country.  Even in…

Studies Show Men Get Penalized for Not Holding to Masculine Norms in the Office

Studies Show Men Get Penalized for Not Holding to Masculine Norms in the Office

Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer people face workplace discrimination.  When women behave in ways that don’t fit their gender…

Heterofexible – 29% of Young Americans Say They Are Not 100% Heterosexual

Heterofexible – 29% of Young Americans Say They Are Not 100% Heterosexual

29% of under-30s Americans consider themselves as something other than exclusively heterosexual on the seven-point ‘Kinsey Scale’ Invented by Alfred…

Study: Occurrences of LGBT Workplace Discrimination Cases in the USA

Study: Occurrences of LGBT Workplace Discrimination Cases in the USA

In 2017, reversing prior Department of Justice policy, the Trump administration proclaimed employment discrimination protections do not extend to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender…

72% of LGBT People Experience Mental Health Issues Due to Work Environment

72% of LGBT People Experience Mental Health Issues Due to Work Environment

Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer employees still face workplace discrimination, harassment, and limitations on their career due to their…

New Study Suggest LGBTQ People in Management Great for Business

New Study Suggest LGBTQ People in Management Great for Business

A new study by the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce suggests that businesses with an LGBT person in a top management position do better than…

LGBTQ Employees Still Face Legal Discrimination

LGBTQ Employees Still Face Legal Discrimination

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people less likely to be hired, paid less, and not promoted. Political leaders…

LGBT Queer People Face Challenges Being Out in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Fields

LGBT Queer People Face Challenges Being Out in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Fields

More than 40 percent of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer people in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) are not…