Report: Majority of non-binary youth now avoid joining sports teams, study finds – "66% of non-binary youth in Canada who have avoided joining an organized team sport have done so because they would have to play on a binary gendered (men's or women's) team." Read more.
Trevor Project Report: Affirming Actions and Gender Euphoria Among Transgender and Nonbinary Young People — "Gender euphoria is defined as satisfaction or joy caused when one's gendered experience aligns with their gender identity, rather than with the gender they were assigned at birth." Read more.
USJS Report: Conversion Therapy Denounced by 28 U.S. Mental Health and Medical Organizations — "Signatories to the United States Joint Statement aimed at ending “conversion therapy” include the American Medical Association, American Psychiatric Association and American Academy of Pediatrics. This is the first time that so many U.S. medical and mental health associations have agreed to jointly protect the health of LGBTQ+ Americans and they’ve done so on a day (Oct. 11) dedicated to supporting and recognizing those who have come out as LGBTQ+" Read more.
HRC’s 2023 Survey of Cities & Towns Shows Record Support for LGBTQ+ Residents, Despite Unprecedented Homophobic & Transphobic Rhetoric & Attacks by States – "Even when anti-LGBTQ+ extremists in state capitals are working to undermine their progress, mayors and city councilmembers keep fighting to make sure that LGBTQ+ people in their communities - especially trans people - are supported and lifted up to the fullest extent possible. This year’s Municipal Equality Index shows the results of their dedication, while acknowledging the increasingly hostile environment in which they must govern." Read more.