Stigma Research

Nearly $4 Million Awarded to Improve Mental Health of Young Gay, Bisexual Men – Yale News

Stigma Research Photo credit: Dollar Photo Faced with exposure to stigma-related stressors throughout their lives, gay and bisexual men are nearly twice as likely as their heterosexual peers to experience major depressive or anxiety disorders. And because these disorders are […]

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Gay Sports Website Blasts Stephen Curry’s ‘Incoherent Response to North Carolina Anti-LGBT Law’ – CNSNews.com (blog)

Like this article? Sign up for our Daily E-brief Source Article from http://www.cnsnews.com/blog/mark-judge/gay-sports-website-blasts-stephen-currys-incoherent-response-toanti-lgbt-lawGay Sports Website Blasts Stephen Curry’s ‘Incoherent Response to North Carolina Anti-LGBT Law’ – CNSNews.com (blog)http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNGXQAVfnoP43G-NRmakC-Pgv3q0MA&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779071461459&ei=TST-VrnkEOPH8AHLyJDYCQ&url=http://www.cnsnews.com/blog/mark-judge/gay-sports-website-blasts-stephen-currys-incoherent-response-toanti-lgbt-lawhttp://news.google.com/news?q=gay,sports&output=rssgay,sports – Google NewsGoogle Newshttp://www.gstatic.com/news-static/img/logo/en_us/news.gif

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Eminem: ‘This don’t mean I’m gay’ – YIBADA English

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The Outs Creator on the Issue With HBO’s Gay Sex – Vulture

The Outs Creator on the Issue With HBO’s Gay Sex – Vulturehttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNGonWEXMTKsj3ocXzW-nFL9ChKAwA&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=QcT9VvjyIOrw8AHXs5-ACA&url=http://www.vulture.com/2016/03/outs-adam-goldman-vimeo-gay-sex-tv.htmlhttp://news.google.com/news?q=gay,science&output=rssgay,science – Google NewsGoogle Newshttp://www.gstatic.com/news-static/img/logo/en_us/news.gif

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Tennessee bill would allow therapists to refuse LGBT patients on religious grounds - Christian Science Monitor

Tennessee bill would allow therapists to refuse LGBT patients on religious grounds – Christian Science Monitor

Therapists have joined cake bakers and wedding photographers on the list of professionals jumping into the fray of national debate around LGBT rights and religious accommodations. A bill in the Tennessee House of Representatives gives counselors the right to refuse treatment to patients based on religious objections. The bill passed the state Senate last month […]

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Prof defiant as Marquette moves to fire him for outing pro-gay intolerance – Lifesite

ATLANTA, Georgia, March 30, 2016 (LifeSiteNews) — Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal’s high-profile veto of a commonsense religious freedom bill this week came after an overwhelming pressure campaign by some of the world’s biggest corporations. You could say it was unprecedented if the same scene hadn’t already played out in Indiana last year. It sounds like […]

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Malloy To North Carolina Business Owners: Come To Connecticut – Hartford Courant

HARTFORD — Billing Connecticut as “welcoming and inclusive” Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy wrote North Carolina business owners this week inviting them to relocate their companies here in the wake of a law critics have said is discriminatory toward the LGBT community. North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory, a Republican, signed the anti-discriminatory legislation last week […]

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Doctors are failing to help people with gender dysphoria – EurekAlert (press release)

Doctors are failing to help people with gender dysphoria, argues a leading doctor in The BMJ this week. James Barrett, a consultant psychiatrist at Charing Cross Gender Identity Clinic in London and President of the British Association of Gender Identity Specialists, argues that conservatism in treating trans people in primary care is unacceptable. […]

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North Carolina governor’s race intensifying over LGBT rights – Chattanooga Times Free Press

RALEIGH, N.C. — The North Carolina governor’s race has suddenly become a referendum on discrimination. Republican Gov. Pat McCrory, seeking re-election in what’s anticipated to be one of the nation’s most heated and expensive campaigns, is doubling down on a sweeping law he signed last week preventing local governments from protecting people on […]

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Why Georgia governor defied his base over religious liberty - Christian Science Monitor

Why Georgia governor defied his base over religious liberty – Christian Science Monitor

Atlanta — When Gov. Nathan Deal vetoed a bill Monday that would have allowed Georgians with “sincere religious beliefs” to deny services to gay people, he suggested he was doing it in the “loving, kind and generous” spirit of the people of his state. But Governor Deal, who does not have to face reelection, also […]

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Abortion, Guns and Gay Rights Offer Risks, Rewards for State Republicans – New York Times

To save articles or get newsletters, alerts or recommendations – all free. Don’t have an account yet?Create an account » Subscribed through iTunes and need an NYTimes.com account?Learn more » Need to connect your Home Delivery subscription to NYTimes.com?Link your subscription » Source Article from http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/01/us/spate-of-social-conservative-bills-draws-sharp-party-line-in-state-legislatures.htmlAbortion, Guns and Gay Rights Offer Risks, Rewards for State […]

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Abortion, Gay Marriage and Gun Control: How Donald Trump Has Changed His Mind on Hot-Button Issues| 2016 Presidential Elections, politics, Donald Trump Cover, Donald Trump

Abortion, Gay Marriage and Gun Control: How Donald Trump Has Changed His Mind on Hot-Button Issues – People Magazine

He’s volatile, savvy and, some say, scary. But who is the real Donald Trump? In a series of interviews with dozens of friends, foes, and the Republican presidential candidate himself, a PEOPLE special report examines the truth about the man behind the bluster. Where exactly does Donald Trump stand on the issues? It depends on […]

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A new Dorian Gray web series wants to make gay media a little less white – Vox

Earlier this week, a Twitter conversation about the whiteness (and maleness) of the gay media landscape led to the hashtag #GayMediaSoWhite. In between complaints about how queer and genderqueer people of color are too often excluded from portrayals of the gay community, we noticed something intriguing — this teaser for a new literary web series. […]

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Gay Pride Week features Legacy Couples, Jordin Sparks, and more – Miami Herald

Miami Beach Pride Week, from April 4-10, is a chance to bring the South Florida LGBT community together. The grand marshal of events will be Elvis Duran and his guest of honor will be Iggy Azalea. American Idol winner Jordin Sparks will be the headlining performer during Sunday’s festival. This year’s Gay Pride Week will […]

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Mississippi senate passes nation’s most anti-gay bill yet – LGBTQ Nation

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi government employees or private business people could cite their own religious objections to same-sex marriage to deny services to gay or lesbian couples under a bill that advanced in the state Senate late Thursday. Because the Senate made a change to House Bill 1523, the measure returns to the House […]

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Michael Sam: ‘People have told me I’m not gay enough’ – For The Win

By: Luke Kerr-Dineen | March 31, 2016 8:10 am Follow @LukeKerrDineen Source Article from http://ftw.usatoday.com/2016/03/michael-sam-opens-up-about-homosexuality-and-racism-in-powerful-interviewMichael Sam: ‘People have told me I’m not gay enough’ – For The Winhttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNFLdCFJZjH-FmhosP1vzPqEPUjC3w&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779072909129&ei=ir_9Vqj4GcjE8gH98ZG4Ag&url=http://ftw.usatoday.com/2016/03/michael-sam-opens-up-about-homosexuality-and-racism-in-powerful-interviewhttp://news.google.com/news?q=gay&output=rssgay – Google NewsGoogle Newshttp://www.gstatic.com/news-static/img/logo/en_us/news.gif

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2 men claim police brutality, anti-gay slurs by Park Police officers – FOX 5 DC

FOX 5’s Paul Wagner reports. Posted:Mar 31 2016 05:45PM EDT Updated:Mar 31 2016 06:01PM EDT 2 men claim police brutality, anti-gay slurs by Park Police officers \n Local News 2 men claim police brutality, anti-gay slurs by Park Police officers The U.S. Park Police are defending the actions of their officers after two gay men […]

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Gay College Basketball Player Says Being Raped Changed Him. Now He’s Coming Out And Taking Control Of His Story. – Queerty

Nathan Fort was just beginning to open up about who he really is when, without warning, his path towards self-acceptance was split open by a cruel chasm. But his strength and determination proved to be stronger forces than he could have imagined. Growing up gay in rural Arkansas is never ideal, but those were the cards Nathan […]

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Anti-LGBT group claims gay politicians are 'stealing' votes by standing for election - PinkNews

Anti-LGBT group claims gay politicians are ‘stealing’ votes by standing for election – PinkNews

A gay Republican who supports equal marriage has been accused of “stealing votes” by anti-LGBT lobbying group NOM. The National Organisation for Marriage made the shocking claim as they emphatically endorsed an opponent of Ben West, who is openly gay and helped sue to overturn Oregon’s gay marriage ban, in the race for the state’s 5th Congressional […]

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Federal judge closes books on Florida gay marriage ban – WJXT Jacksonville

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – More than a year after same-sex marriages began in Florida, a federal judge on Thursday issued a final judgment declaring that Florida’s voter-approved prohibition against gay marriage is unconstitutional. In a harshly worded ruling, U.S. District Judge Robert Hinkle rejected state officials’ arguments that a final order in the Florida case was […]

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Emanuel to ban city travel to North Carolina in gay rights flap – Crain’s Chicago Business (blog)

Emanuel to ban city travel to North Carolina in gay rights flap – Crain’s Chicago Business (blog)http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNHQqjJwxC9sMHxQx9wH0l_ksAQkqQ&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779072473077&ei=I4z9VoD3AsnQ8wG9nICgDg&url=http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20160330/BLOGS02/160339966/emanuel-to-ban-city-travel-to-north-carolina-in-gay-rights-flaphttp://news.google.com/news?q=gay,Travel&output=rssgay,Travel – Google NewsGoogle Newshttp://www.gstatic.com/news-static/img/logo/en_us/news.gif

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