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Doubling of Americans identifying as LGBT+ since 2012

Figures released by Gallup show a doubling of Americans identifying as LGBT+ since 2012. In 2021, 7.1% of Americans self-identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or something other than heterosexual. That compares with 3.5% in 2012. Gallup asks all Americans surveyed via telephone whether they identify as straight or heterosexual, lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender. …

‘Home And Away’ To Introduce New Gay Character

Long-running Australian soap Home and Away will introduce a gay character later this year. Actor Ray Meagher, who plays the Channel Seven soap’s iconic character Alf, has teased in an interview that a new gay male character is on the way. Asked whether he’d like to see a gay character introduced to Home and Away …