New York City has responded to widespread anti-LGBT
discrimination in elder housing by becoming a national
leader in provi...
HIV infection rates are decreasing for all affected
populations.

True

False
Latino communities have higher incidences of
discrimination against LGBT people than other
communities.

True

False
Same-sex couples of color are less likely than white samesex couples to raise children.

True

False
LGBTQ youth will travel 3X a greater distance than their
heterosexual peers when seeking similar or the same
services.

Tr...
Stonewall was the last Trans & Gender Non Conforming
People of Color led action or campaign in New York City.

True

False
In 2012, the 6th Precinct, which covers the West Village,
aggressively increased stop-and-frisks by 23% - the
largest perc...
Transgender people born in New York City must consent
to be sterilized and to surgery they may not wish nor be
able to aff...
Increasing police presence in neighborhoods in which
hate violence has happened is effective.

True

False
By 2015, it is estimated that half of all people living with
HIV nationwide will be over the age of 50.

True

False
Large numbers of LGBT elders report being neglected or
abused by a caregiver due to their sexual orientation or
gender ide...
Latinos are almost one third of New York City’s
population.

True

False
Condoms can be confiscated by the NYPD officers as
evidence to make prostitution related arrests.

True

False
Brooklyn’s unemployment rate is below the national
average.

True

False
LGBTQ youth have special needs that adults and systems
need to address in order to make them feel safer.

True

False
There are LGBT People of Color organizations in NYC that
center the leadership and legacy of LGBTSTGNC People of
Color.

T...
There are currently no LGBTQ youth specific city job
development programs.

True

False
Transgender people changed the NYPD Patrol Guide, to
obtain better respect from the Police.

True

False
LGBTQ survivors of domestic violence have equal access
to domestic violence shelters.

True

False
New York City has the highest AIDS case rate in the
country, more than Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami
and Washington DC...
What do you want Mayor-elect
de Blasio to know?

gaycenter.org
Thank you panelists,
community partners,
co-sponsors and
participants.
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Are We There Yet? 2

  1. 1. New York City has responded to widespread anti-LGBT discrimination in elder housing by becoming a national leader in providing LGBT elder affordable housing. True False
  2. 2. HIV infection rates are decreasing for all affected populations. True False
  3. 3. Latino communities have higher incidences of discrimination against LGBT people than other communities. True False
  4. 4. Same-sex couples of color are less likely than white samesex couples to raise children. True False
  5. 5. LGBTQ youth will travel 3X a greater distance than their heterosexual peers when seeking similar or the same services. True False
  6. 6. Stonewall was the last Trans & Gender Non Conforming People of Color led action or campaign in New York City. True False
  7. 7. In 2012, the 6th Precinct, which covers the West Village, aggressively increased stop-and-frisks by 23% - the largest percent increase in the whole of New York City. True False
  8. 8. Transgender people born in New York City must consent to be sterilized and to surgery they may not wish nor be able to afford in order to get new birth certificates here. True False
  9. 9. Increasing police presence in neighborhoods in which hate violence has happened is effective. True False
  10. 10. By 2015, it is estimated that half of all people living with HIV nationwide will be over the age of 50. True False
  11. 11. Large numbers of LGBT elders report being neglected or abused by a caregiver due to their sexual orientation or gender identity. True False
  12. 12. Latinos are almost one third of New York City’s population. True False
  13. 13. Condoms can be confiscated by the NYPD officers as evidence to make prostitution related arrests. True False
  14. 14. Brooklyn’s unemployment rate is below the national average. True False
  15. 15. LGBTQ youth have special needs that adults and systems need to address in order to make them feel safer. True False
  16. 16. There are LGBT People of Color organizations in NYC that center the leadership and legacy of LGBTSTGNC People of Color. True False
  17. 17. There are currently no LGBTQ youth specific city job development programs. True False
  18. 18. Transgender people changed the NYPD Patrol Guide, to obtain better respect from the Police. True False
  19. 19. LGBTQ survivors of domestic violence have equal access to domestic violence shelters. True False
  20. 20. New York City has the highest AIDS case rate in the country, more than Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami and Washington DC combined. True False
  21. 21. What do you want Mayor-elect de Blasio to know? gaycenter.org
  22. 22. Thank you panelists, community partners, co-sponsors and participants.

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