LGBTQ stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer. This Guide was created as a resource for the LGBTQ community here at GTC, and for anyone who is an ally, or has friends/family in the LGBTQ community.
Unique, transformative stories and inspiring personal narratives told through the lens of the country's most prominent LGBT figures and pioneers, as well as many average, yet extraordinary, citizens from gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender communities.
Explores the impact of gender transition on friends, coworkers, and family members as they react to a loved one’s “switch” and must now examine their attitudes about sex roles in mainstream society as well as in their personal lives.
To better understand this complicated social and scientific issue, Couric crisscrossed the U.S. to talk with scientists, psychologists, surgeons, activists, authors and families to learn more about the role of genetics, brain chemistry and modern culture on gender fluidity. Examining the role of politics and culture on gender and with conversations that range from the scientifically enlightening to the deeply personal, Couric’s unflinching search for truth sheds light on countless untold stories of struggle, understanding, ignorance, hurt and love.