Why Do Some States Have More LGBT People Than Others?

By: Saturday February 16, 2013 11:58 am

Just in from Gallop: The percentage of U.S. adults who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT) ranges from 1.7% in North Dakota to 5.1% in Hawaii and 10% in the District of Columbia, according to Gallup surveys conducted from June-December 2012. Residents in the District of Columbia were most likely to identify as [...]

Watch me queer my 2010 Census form

By: Tuesday March 16, 2010 8:54 pm

We got our 2010 Census form in the mail today.  It’s the 10-question short form.  Here is how I queered it:  Since I am filling out the form, I’m designating myself Person 1.  On the front page of the form I marked my sex, which is female. My wife is Person 2, so I’ve marked [...]

Queer the Census

By: Tuesday March 9, 2010 8:00 am

We know it’s a little clichéd – but here’s what we want to tell the census: We’re here. We’re queer. And we want you to ask us about it. It’s crazy – the U.S. Census Bureau wants an accurate count of everyone in the country – but there’s no question in the survey that asks [...]

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