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Study: Shorter life expectancy for gays living in high prejudice communities

| Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Gays, lesbians and bisexual individuals living in communities with high levels of anti-gay prejudice have a shorter life expectancy of 12 years on average compared with their peers in the least prejudiced communities, according to a study from Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health.

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Study: An estimated 1.4 million Latino/a adults in the U.S. identify as LGBT

| Saturday, October 5, 2013
LOS ANGELES – An estimated 1.4 million or 4.3 percent of Latino/a adults identify as LGBT and 29 percent of Latino/a same-sex couples are raising children, according to a report released this week by the Williams Institute at the University of California Los Angeles.

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Gallup study reports that only 3.4% of Americans identify as LGBT

| Thursday, October 18, 2012
A new study by the Gallup organization -- posed to more than 120,000 U.S. adults thus far -- shows that only 3.4 percent said "yes" when asked if they identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender.

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The illusion of the ‘Gay Lifestyle’ — Setting it straight

| Sunday, August 5, 2012
It cannot be beyond comprehension that gay people also have jobs and careers, play and watch sports, socialize, walk our dogs, take exams, celebrate holidays, save for a house, pay the bills, eat, sleep and drink. That gay people live everyday lives too. What is there to misunderstand? Where is this naivety coming from?

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