Are a Quarter of Young Americans Actually LGBTQ (etc.)? Don’t Bet on It

Posted on AllSides May 2nd, 2023
From The Right
LGBT issues, Teenagers

Why the surge in LGBT identity deserves a closer look

Last month, in an NRO column jocularly titled “We Need a Return of the Jocks,” I mentioned that around 20 percent of young Americans now identify as gay — or, more specifically, as members of the “increasingly broad and alphabetically lengthening LGBTQIA etc. community.” Apparently, I spoke too soon and underestimated this figure. According to new data reported in The Hill, the actual percentage of LGBT young Americans is closer to 25–26 percent. For rather obvious reasons, this is worth discussing.

First, let’s review the...

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