GLAAD/Harris Poll Accelerating Acceptance 2018 Report

Each year through extensive polling and research conducted by The Harris Poll, GLAAD looks at the state of America’s hearts and minds when it comes to accepting LGBTQ people. While the past several decades have yielded remarkable progress for the LGBTQ community in the United States, acceptance of LGBTQ people is slipping, and discrimination is […]

Each year through extensive polling and research conducted by The Harris Poll, GLAAD looks at the state of America’s hearts and minds when it comes to accepting LGBTQ people.

While the past several decades have yielded remarkable progress for the LGBTQ community in the United States, acceptance of LGBTQ people is slipping, and discrimination is increasing, in the face of attacks, bias, and erasure by the Trump administration. This is the first time the Accelerating Acceptance report has shown a drop in acceptance for LGBTQ people. 2017 has demonstrated that the path to full equality and acceptance is not guaranteed, but in the face of this erosion GLAAD will work to ensure 100% acceptance of LGBTQ people everywhere.

Download the full report at GLAAD