A Spotlight on Visibility and Growth of LGBTQ Rights

Andrew Reynolds, Professor of Political Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, gave a talk about the odds of LGBTQ politicians compared to their straight counterparts.

Andrew Reynolds at the Amerika Haus

While many politicians still hesitate to out themselves for fear of the effects such announcement might have on their career, others have come forward, promoting the cause for equal rights. Mr. Reynolds also emphasized the tremendous changes that happened over the past 40 years for LGBTQ people and the effects of those changes for society in general.