Gina

Gina

Gina is a native of Costa Rica and a married cisgender lesbian. She recently launched and is operating a stand-alone non-profit organization. Gina embraces the many facets of intersectionality in her life and is a role model in her community.

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Myths vs Facts

Men make up the majority of the LGB population.

Myth

Men make up the majority of the LGB population.

Population studies estimate more women identify as Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual. As many as 4.8% of women and 3.4% of men between the ages of 18 and 44 identify as LGB.

Learn more about sexual orientation.

Sexual identity and gender identity are basically the same thing.

Myth

Sexual identity and gender identity are basically the same thing.

Your gender identity does not determine who you’re emotionally or sexually attracted to.

Learn more about gender identity.

People who are gay have children who are gay.

Myth

People who are gay have children who are gay.

Studies show that just because a parent is lesbian, gay, or bisexual doesn't mean that they will give birth to someone who is gay.

Learn more about the origins of sexual orientation.