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The National Center for Transgender Equality reported that 37 percent of transgender respondents experienced psychological distress.

Anti-Trans Discrimination Rises in Washington, D.C.

Discrimination against transgender individuals is causing disproportionate mental health issues in the Washington, D.C. area, with 37 percent of trans respondents reporting psychological distress compared to an overall 5 percent national average in 2011, a National Center for Transgender Equality study found. The survey responses, coupled with increasing rates of[Read More…]

by October 27, 2017 0 comments Campus News, City News, News, News - Top
QUALLEN: Georgetown Academy: A Match In The Wind

QUALLEN: Georgetown Academy: A Match In The Wind

In 1965, Herbert Marcuse called for a new, repressive kind of tolerance. In 1987, Allan Bloom declared that relativism had closed the American mind. In 1991, The Georgetown Academy sprang into life between the slender legs of their powerful conflict. And now, it’s back. The Academy, which has oscillated between[Read More…]

by November 6, 2015 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Bias Reports Updated Through Spring 2012

Georgetown’s Bias Reporting System was updated this month for the first time since August 2010 and now includes statistics through spring 2012. In April The Hoya reported the then-20-month inactivity of the website, the maintenance of which is the responsibility of the bias reporting team, which is composed of representatives[Read More…]

by September 28, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Recent Years Show Decline In Georgetown Hate Crimes

While bias-related incidents are at the forefront of many students’ minds in the wake of graffiti incidents two weeks ago, hate crimes at Georgetown have actually been on a decline and occur at a comparable rate to other metropolitan universities. “The number of hate crimes at Georgetown has been relatively[Read More…]

by September 28, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News