18- to 35-year-olds identify on the LGBTQ spectrum at higher rates than any preceding age group. Around 8 percent of young people identify as LGBT, compared to just 5 percent of the American population overall. Generation Progress works with and for these young communities to ensure they have a seat at the table.
In today’s “GenProgress Takeover,” live from the Center for American Progress in Washington, D.C., Charlotte Hancock and Brent J. Cohen tackle the ongoing ICE raids throughout the country and the latest threats to LGBTQ students’ rights.
Janet Mock, Our Lady J and Silas Howard just made Emmy history. The producing team behind Pose, the FX series about LGBTQ community of color from the 1980s New York City ballroom scene, became the first openly transgender people ever nominated for Outstanding…
Generation Progress’s Brent Cohen discusses conversion therapy with Logan S. Casey a policy researcher for the Movement Advancement Project and Sam Brinton the head of advocacy and government affairs at The Trevor Project.