Monthly Archives: July 2014

Born This Way? Sexual Science and the Invention of a Political Strategy

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Can Marriage Equality Result in Improved LGBT Health Outcomes?

Michael A. Tew Recent articles in the New England Journal of Medicine and the Journal for Nurse Practitioners consider the relationship between marriage and health. Each offers several good reasons why the answer to the basic question is yes but … Continue reading

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New Federal workplace protections: A start (not end) toward LGBT workplace equality

Michael A. Tew Today, President Obama moved the ball significantly closer to the goal of American employment equality. In signing an Executive Order barring discrimination in employment for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender employees working for the Federal Government or … Continue reading

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For homeless LGBT youth, finishing school can cause more distress than dropping out

Research Review by Michael A. Tew Increased research attention has been paid to the many problems faced by LGBT homeless youth (estimated to comprise 20% or more of all homeless youth, National Coalition for the Homeless). Communities are becoming more … Continue reading

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