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What Is the Right Way to Come Out as Bisexual at Work?

What Is the Right Way to Come Out as Bisexual at Work? | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A bisexual woman confronts persistent stereotypes but still wants to create more visibility.
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Pope Francis gives LGBT Catholics VIP seats - ChristianToday

Pope Francis gives LGBT Catholics VIP seats - ChristianToday | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
An American advocacy group for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered Catholics were given front row seats at Pope Francis' address on Ash Wednesday.
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DC conducting 'first-ever' health survey to include trans data - Washington Blade

DC conducting 'first-ever' health survey to include trans data - Washington Blade | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Mayor's office, private org to collaborate
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Does having a gay CEO matter? Ask Apple investors - CNBC

Does having a gay CEO matter? Ask Apple investors - CNBC | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
For anyone who thought having a gay CEO was a risk, just ask Apple investors — the company's market cap just topped a record-busting $700 billion.
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LGBT teens who come out at school have better self-esteem, study finds - Medical Xpress

LGBT teens who come out at school have better self-esteem, study finds - Medical Xpress | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender adolescents who come out at school have higher self-esteem and lower levels of depression as young adults, compared to LGBT youth who don't disclose their sexual orientation or gender identity at school,...
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27 Songs That Shaped The Way We Felt About Ourselves As LGBT People

27 Songs That Shaped The Way We Felt About Ourselves As LGBT People | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
The glamour, glitz and live spectacle of the Grammy Awards have made the annual show mandatory viewing for many lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) music fans.
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Here's a Bold New Strategy for Solving the Elderly LGBT Housing Crisis - TakePart

Here's a Bold New Strategy for Solving the Elderly LGBT Housing Crisis - TakePart | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Advocacy groups, in partnership with the federal government, launch a bold national initiative to provide housing—and security—to the growing population of LGBT senior citizens.
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One in four LGBT teachers feel the need to hide their sexual orientation at ... - The Independent

One in four LGBT teachers feel the need to hide their sexual orientation at ... - The Independent | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Nearly a quarter of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) teachers feel they need to hide their sexual orientation at school, according to the largest teachers’ union in the UK.
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CPD's LGBT newsletter causes internal rift - Cincinnati.com

CPD's LGBT newsletter causes internal rift - Cincinnati.com | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Controversial language in a 'New Year Edition' of a LGBT community newsletter distributed inside the Cincinnati Police Department has angered officers
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Salvation Army denies it's anti-gay - Columbus Dispatch

Salvation Army denies it's anti-gay - Columbus Dispatch | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Along with the usual information about holiday giving, red kettles and bell-ringers, the website for the Salvation Army in Central Ohio features a video defending the charity’s treatment of the LGBT community.
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Unequal by law: being gay in Michigan (an update) - Michigan Radio

Unequal by law: being gay in Michigan (an update) - Michigan Radio | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
It would be foolish to do, but Michigan business owners could put up a “Straights Only” sign in the window. It would be legal. In fact, it’s legal for just
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Austin PD welcomes first transgender officer - Police News

Austin PD welcomes first transgender officer - Police News | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
By Angie Beavin KXAN AUSTIN — The Austin Police Department now has its first openly transgender officer. Senior Officer Greg Abbink has been with the force for a decade.
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Louisville, Ky., public schools working to improve support for LGBT students - LGBTQ Nation

Louisville, Ky., public schools working to improve support for LGBT students - LGBTQ Nation | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Jefferson County Public Schools in Louisville, Ky., has formed a districtwide committee in an effort to better accommodate students who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender.
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The New Case for LGBT Rights: Economics - TIME

The New Case for LGBT Rights: Economics - TIME | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Even though the LGBT community is relatively small, the economic costs from unequal treatment can add up quickly.
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Many LGBT medical students choose to stay 'in the closet,' study finds - Stanford Medical Center Report

Many LGBT medical students choose to stay 'in the closet,' study finds - Stanford Medical Center Report | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
A survey has found that 30 percent of sexual minority medical students hide or don’t reveal their sexual and gender identity, often because they fear discrimination
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Houston student: privileged white males too prominent in LGBTQ movement - Campus Reform

Houston student: privileged white males too prominent in LGBTQ movement - Campus Reform | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
“L,” “B,” “T,” and “Q” have apparently been left out of the LGBTQ community as privileged, white gay males take center stage in the media.
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Kansas governor erases protections for LGBT state employees with executive order - CNN.com

Kansas governor erases protections for LGBT state employees with executive order - CNN.com | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
With a swipe of his pen, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback wiped out protections offered to state employees facing discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
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Where will the LGBT envoy be allowed? - Washington Post (blog)

Where will the LGBT envoy be allowed? - Washington Post (blog) | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
An envoy without access to the world's worst offenders.
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Out2Enroll health insurance push aims for LGBT coverage - Charlotte Observer

Out2Enroll health insurance push aims for LGBT coverage - Charlotte Observer | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
After decades of stigma and discrimination, Out2Enroll works to let North Carolina’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people know they can get covered through the Affordable Care Act exchange.
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Celebrating LGBT History Month 2015 - University of Birmingham

Celebrating LGBT History Month 2015 - University of Birmingham | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans (LGBT) History Month takes place every year in February, celebrating the lives and achievements of the LGBT community.
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Mumbai Pride parade sees turnout of parents marching with their LGBTI children - Gay Star News

Mumbai Pride parade sees turnout of parents marching with their LGBTI children - Gay Star News | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Some 5,000 people marched in the Indian city's eighth and one of the largest pride parades
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Putin Says Russia Respects LGBT Rights, but Prefers Traditional Values / Sputnik International

Putin Says Russia Respects LGBT Rights, but Prefers Traditional Values / Sputnik International | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
During a meeting with human rights activists Putin said that he respects the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people, but chooses to promote traditional values.
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Supporting LGBT rights is good for the economy, study finds - Phys.Org

If protecting human rights is not a compelling enough argument, a recent report co-authored by a Rutgers professor gives developing countries another reason to promote inclusiveness of LGBT citizens.
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China's LGBT Community Fights Stigma, Sham Marriages, Shock Therapy: VIDEO - Towleroad

China's LGBT Community Fights Stigma, Sham Marriages, Shock Therapy: VIDEO - Towleroad | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
China's LGBT Community Fights Stigma, Sham Marriages, Shock Therapy: VIDEO -- News |-- China, CNN, Discrimination, Gay Rights
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Report: Loophole could allow transgender troops to serve under new DoD policy - Military Times

Report: Loophole could allow transgender troops to serve under new DoD policy - Military Times | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Advocates say a Defense Department policy change allows services to retain transgender service members
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LGBT Activist Wants You to Spend $5 Flipping Off the Duggars (And Helping ... - TheStranger.com

LGBT Activist Wants You to Spend $5 Flipping Off the Duggars (And Helping ... - TheStranger.com | LGBT Times | Scoop.it
Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar ramped up their anti-LGBT activism in the weeks since my piece about their daughters' virginities reality show on TLC (19...
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