Williams Institute Executive Director talks to actor and advocate Wilson Cruz about coming out, media representation, and the role of knowledge in the advancement of LGBT rights.
The Economic Cost of LGBT Stigma and Discrimination in South Africa
Despite having one of the more progressive legal landscapes for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people, many LGBT South Africans experience barriers to economic inclusion based on their race, sexual orientation, and/or gender identity and expression.
Stress, Health, and Well-being of LGBT People in Colombia: Results from a National Survey
Join the Williams Institute in a presentation of new research findings on the health and social conditions of LGBT people in Colombia. Presented by Jennifer Flórez-Donado, Ilan H. Meyer, Amy Ritterbusch, and Prince Torres.
Gun Violence Against LGBT People
In April 2019, the Williams Institute released a report examining gun violence against LGBT people, including suicides, homicides, and other forms of gun violence. This webinar discussed the findings of the report, the potential implications of this research for policies and interventions to reduce gun violence among LGBT people, and the specific needs for future research and data.
Banning the Gay and Trans Panic Defense in Nevada
Testimony by the Williams Institute at the Nevada Senate Committee on Judiciary on Senate Bill 93, which would ban the use of the gay and trans panic defense in the state.
IPSOS: Public Opinion on Transgender People and Rights in 27 Countries
This webinar discusses the results of a 2017 survey, conducted by IPSOS, about public opinion data of transgender people and their rights in 27 countries.