• Who Are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Americans?

    How many Americans are lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender? And, who are they? A recent Gallup/Williams Institute poll gives new insight into LGBT life.

  • Chaz Bono Visits Indiana University (and the Kinsey Institute!)

    Chaz Bono, LGBT activist, author, and former "Dancing With The Stars" contestant, visited Indiana University, and gave a talk on his life as a transgender man.

  • June Is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, And Queer Pride Month

    June is LGBT Pride Month. It is a time to celebrate the world's progress toward equality for LGBT people, and to reflect on the road ahead to full equality.

  • To Be Young, Gifted, And Black… And Gay

    Popular discussions about race and sexuality, namely Black versus LGBT, keeps people who are Black and LGBT invisible.

  • How I became a…Sex Research Fellow

    Part of our "How I Became A . . ." series: Justin Garcia, a Research Fellow at the Kinsey Institute, tells his story.

  • What Is Transphobia? And, What Is Cissexism?

    Transgender and gender non-conforming people face pervasive prejudice, discrimination, and violence around the world.

  • Life At The Intersection Of Gender Identity/Expression And Race

    A new report focuses on the unique experiences of Black transgender and gender non-conforming adults of the National Transgender Discrimination Survey.

  • A Look At The Lives Of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Adults

    The National Transgender Discrimination Survey highlights the lives and experiences of over 6,000 transgender and gender non-conforming adults in the US.

  • Transgender, Genderqueer, Cisgender… What Do These Terms Mean?

    To further our understanding of gender, I define three terms that relate to gender identity and expression: transgender, genderqueer, and cisgender.