I Do But I Can’t: Impact on Mental Health and Sexual Citizenship

Sexuality Research and Social Policy: Journal of NSRC

Vol. 3, Issue 1 2006

Noted researchers Gilbert Herdt and Robert Kertzner analyze the impact of marriage discrimination on the mental health and overall well-being of lesbians and gay men, and offer an explanation of the cultural and historical aspects of life in the United States that contribute to the perpetuation of marriage exclusion. [PDF]