Williams Institute

Williams Institute

National
A new study examining the predictors of relationship termination in same-sex and married heterosexual couples found that male-male couples were the least likely to break up. ...
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Entertainment
The convening was a natural next step for the recently launched Tegan and Sara Foundation that was established last fall following a nationwide "listening and learning tour". ...
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Washington Won't Discriminate
Local
The study analyzes the potential fiscal impact on Washington as a result of conflicts between Initiative 1515 and seven federal laws. ...
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Health
A study from the University of California has found women in lesbian relationships feel more parental stress than straight couples. ...
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(L to R) U.S. Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy Berry, Founder and CEO of Out & Equal Workplace Advocates Selisse Berry, and President of Walt Disney Resorts and Parks George Kalogridis at the Out & Equal Executive Forum Conference in San Francisco, March 22–24, 2016. Photo: Out & Equal
Politics
During his keynote speech to 90 senior LGBT and ally executives, Berry appealed to the business leaders why he believes they hold a key role in advancing LGBT rights around the world. ...
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National
A new study shows that people who think they are more informed about transgender people or LGB people are more supportive of transgender rights. ...
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Top News Politics National
If the trend continues, public support for same-sex marriage will be at 40 percent or higher in every state by 2016, according to the report. ...
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This map shows where marriage is currently legal (yellow) and where it is not (blue).
Top News Politics
The resource estimates that the nationwide economic boost from marriage of same-sex couples could be up to $2.6 billion in just the first three years. ...
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Employment Non-Discrimination Laws
Top News Politics
Over 151,000 of Georgia’s workforce isn’t covered by the state’s non-discrimination law because the law excludes sexual orientation in private sectors. ...
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Marriage equality will boost the economy, according to a new study by the Williams Institute.
Top News Politics
Research from the Williams Institute suggests an estimated 45,000 same-sex couples will likely marry in the next three years, generating $334 million. ...
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